Retirement? How Will You Survive After Year Five?

Written by Gary North on February 18, 2012

A recent Forbes piece on retirement reveals that 57% of people interviewed, age 60 or over, say they will not retire. Reality is at last creeping into the lives of senior citizens. Will they retire? They probably will. They will think they can somehow dodge the bullet. Then, at 70, with their savings running out, […]

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Busted Boomers: Why Their 401(k) Plans Are in Ruins

Written by Gary North on December 21, 2011

The problem is getting attention, but this Wall Street Journal story caught my attention. The  median household headed by a person aged 60 to 62 with a 401(k) account has less than one-quarter of what is needed in that account to maintain its standard of living in retirement, according to data compiled by the Federal […]

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