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Retirement Analyses May Send Chills Down Your Back

Posted on 07/17/2013 by |Money and Work | Comments

Bulletin Today | Money & SavingsFor those of you who are about to retire, brace yourself.  New research suggests this just may be the worst time in a generation to exit the workforce. Why?  The Employee Benefit Research Institute blames a prolonged period of low-interest rates, plus declining returns on investments, which can be particularly problematic at the start of retirement. So acute is the problem that one in four boomers retiring today — folks who under normal circumstances would have adequate retirement income — now risk running …