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Fiscal Trouble Ahead For Most Future Retirees

Sunday, February 17, 2013 - 8:18 AM
For the first time since the New Deal, a majority of Americans are headed toward a retirement in which they will be financially worse off than their parents, jeopardizing a long era of improved living standards for the nation’s elderly, according to a growing consensus of new research.

Fiscal trouble ahead for most future retirees - The Washington Post
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ShorebreakShorebreak2,677 posts since
Apr 6, 2010
Rep Points: 14,532
1. Sunday, February 17, 2013 - 7:40 PM
Don't blame it all on the Government.  This (and the next many) generation(s) of Americans maybe (1) too un-disciplined to save for retirement, (2) too greedy to invest blindly into the stock market (so goes the money along with 2000/2008 bear markets), (3) too unlucky to get into the worst job market of the century, and (4) getting too old to die (which requires even more funding in retirement).:D
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51hh51hh1,476 posts since
Jan 16, 2010
Rep Points: 6,427
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