Rather than increase their retirement savings once the kids are gone, many people live it up.
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Delaying retirement may make financial sense, but poor health and age bias make working longer impossible for many.
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Here's a simple three-step process to make savings a priority instead of an afterthought.
Borrowing from your 401k or taking a hardship withdrawal will come with consequences.
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
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