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5 Irrational Retirement Decisions

Monday, September 9, 2013 - 4:00 PM
From US News&World Report:
Sometimes investors make retirement decisions that aren't in their best interest. Whenever you pass up a 401(k) match or pay high fees on your investments, you're ultimately hurting your own retirement security.

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The jury is still out on "irrational retirement decision #5":  taking Social Security at 62.  There are good arguments for taking it as soon as eligible and for deferring claiming as long as possible - and ideally until one reaches full retirement age.    It's definitely a YMMV decision. 
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