TITLE

Don't Blame It on Stocks

PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Journal of Financial Planning;Sep2005, Vol. 18 Issue 9, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article clarifies that the decision of employees to postpone their retirements should not be blamed on the stock market decline of 2000-2002 in the U.S. Statistical evidence refutes the common belief that people either postponed their retirement or re-entered the workforce due to the decline. In fact, those reaching retirement age do not have that much stock, so they were not affected.
ACCESSION #
18184369

 

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