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Job Security? Older Workers More Worried Now

Posted on 12/12/2012 by |Money and Work | Comments

Bulletin Today | WorkAs the economic recovery  gains some momentum, job security among younger workers is much less a concern than it was a year ago. Not so with older workers. They’re more worried about losing their jobs, a new survey finds. Of 1,656 employees polled, 36 percent of those 50-plus say they’re concerned that they could lose their job in the next 12 months. That’s up from 34 percent who said the same in July 2011 and 32 percent who expressed those …