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Notable News 1/21/10

Posted By Correy Robertson On January 21, 2010 @ 1:23 pm In Money Talk | No Comments

Remember about a week ago when I shared an article [1]about optimism being linked to health? Well, here’s a Reuters piece [2]on a study that shows that baby boomers are not very optimistic about their chances of retiring.
A whopping 41 percent of survey respondents (who were Americans who turned 50 this year) said they don’t think they will ever be financially stable enough to retire – and even more shockingly, 23 percent said they have not even started saving. The survey was commissioned by Pulte Homebuilders, Inc., and found that despite these financial worries, 30-40 percent of baby boomers still plan to move when and if they do retire.
Are you optimistic about retirement?

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[1] about a week ago when I shared an article : http://www.aarp.org/personal-growth/life-long-learning/info-06-2011/jane-pauley-optimisim.html

[2] here’s a Reuters piece : http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSTRE60J5CA20100120

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