January 2004
Journal of Financial Planning;Jan2004, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p23
Academic Journal
The article presents statistics of financial planning in the U.S. and Canada as of January 2004. 32 percent of baby boomers do not spend on retirement planing. 18 percent of incomes dropped in 2001 for the one percent of wealthiest Americans. A family expects to have an average of $35,000 when their oldest child starts college. There are 39 percent of Canadians who are working with a financial professional. 55,000 pages are required to print today's tax code and related documents.


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