Although the recent economic downturn has forced pre-retirees ages 50 to 59 to consider working years longer than they had hoped, their current rate of savings is unlikely to fund the retirement lifestyles they expect, according to the fifth annual Retirement Fitness Survey from Wells Fargo & Company.

Only 23% of pre-retirees are saving more for retirement than they were a year ago, the survey found. Fifty-seven percent are saving the same amount, and 20% are now saving less. Sixty-seven percent say their expectations for retirement have changed in the past year, and 56% now expect to work longer by an average of three additional years.

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