A majority of employees are looking for more guidance from their employers regarding their workplace retirement plans and their retirement goals, according to a white paper and study released Monday by the ING Retirement Research Institute.

The study of more than 2,600 Americans conducted by the Boston Consulting Group for ING found that 48% of respondents indicated that they feel “in control” of their retirement plan investments. Yet they expect that their employers, advisers and financial providers will help guide them and will have regular contact with them about retirement advice and services.  The study found that 89% of respondents want help allocating their investments, 86% want guidance calculating their financial needs in retirement, and 84% want solutions for calculating and creating retirement income.

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