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Why Are Boomers Retiring So Early?

Posted on 05/29/2013 by |Money and Work | Comments

Bulletin Today | WorkSo much for boomers’ predictions that they’ll be working until they drop. A new study finds that more than half of the nation’s oldest boomers — those turning 67 this year — are now retired and not working at all. Most of them say they were ready to leave the working world for good. But one in six say they retired because of health problems, and one in 10 blamed a job loss. The findings — based on interviews with …