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Fact of the Week: 21 April 2014

One Quarter of Older Workers Rank Retirement Healthcare Expenses as Their Biggest Financial Worry

When asked about their biggest financial worry, 23% of older adults ages 50-64 answered retirement healthcare expenses, 22% said saving enough for retirement, and 17% said keeping up with monthly expenses, according to the 2013 Mercer Workplace Survey.
Mercer. (2013). Workers shy from savings amid retirement health worries. Retrieved December 17, 2013, from
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