Not Retiring Is the New Retirement Plan For Many

CalculatedRiskBlog tells us about a new major study of American workers and their retirement plans.  The study is published by the Transamerica Center for Retirement Studies [note for students: the center is an excellent source of research data and analysis].  CalculatedRisks summarizes: From Rachel Ensign at the WSJ: For Many Seniors, There May Be No Retirement … Continue reading Not Retiring Is the New Retirement Plan For Many

Why Students and Young People Should Care About Social Security

James Kwak at Baseline Scenario asks "are Social Security and Medicare programs that benefit the elderly?"  He then proceeds to answer his question with a no and lengthy (but worth reading) explanation in "The Elderly" for Beginners. I agree and I want to emphasize a couple of points he makes. As Kwak points out, much … Continue reading Why Students and Young People Should Care About Social Security