It’s Monday Again…..When Is My Retirement?

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More than 70% of Americans claim social security before turning 64. Bloomberg

Annuities in 401(k)’s may cause more problems than they solve. Barron’s

Nursing home costs are rising faster than health care. CBS News

Switching jobs can be hazardous to your retirement plan. CNBC

Politicians in Pennsylvania are screwing teachers in their retirement plans. 403bwise

Three ways you can decrease risk on your retirement plan. Fortune

Wedding loans can devastate a retirement plan. Washington Post

The retirement savings gap is growing $3 trillion annually. MarketWatch

Compounding is essential to life and saving for retirement. A Teachable Moment