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Fact of the Week: 7 January 2013


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Less Than Half of 65-year-olds Are Fully Retired

Among Baby Boomers born in 1946 who turned 65 in 2011, "almost twice as many ... stated that they were fully retired as were working full-time at age 65 (45% versus 24% respectively)," according to a 2012 Metlife report.

MetLife. (2012). Transitioning into retirement: The MetLife study of Baby Boomers at 65. Westport, CT: Metlife Mature Market Institute. Retrieved from www.metlife.com.

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