Who is going to take care of me when I can no longer care for myself?
More importantly, how long can you afford to live?
Making everyone their own pension fund manager means that almost everyone has an incompetent pension fund manager.
41% are helping support young adult offspring, but they still expect their kids to do as well or better than they did, survey finds.
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By any objective measure her allocation of assets was foolish. But time and luck were on her side.
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