How much will you need to retire? Most Americans have no idea

Alex Goff appears to be a typical guy. He’s an exercise physiologist at Ohio Health and lives about halfway between Columbus and Cleveland in Mansfield, Ohio, earning a bit more than the average Mansfield resident. He’s engaged to be married and is planning for a wedding next year.

Goff, though, enjoys one super skill that, sadly, separates him from millions of Americans: He’s saving for retirement.