Investors in their 50s and 60s, still recovering from the 2008 crash, are taking it on the chin again.
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Costs won't rise in 2012. In fact, some recipients will see their overall drug costs decline.
Rather than fleeing the stock market like a rat from a sinking ship, make sure the following things are in order.
Look for changes to retiree income and health care, as well as impacts to homebuying, student loans, and the best places to invest your money.
The agreement to raise the debt ceiling and cut $2.1 trillion from the budget pushes decisions on entitlements down the road. Medicare is unchanged for now, but will that stick?
If you've been taking chances you shouldn't with your retirement funds, now is the time to correct that.
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