Golfers Will Have to Hope for a Retirement Mulligan…

January 2006
Journal of Financial Planning;Jan2006, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p30
Academic Journal
The article presents the results of survey by Nationwide Financial Services Inc. and Golf Digest Cos. on the retirement plans of U.S. golfers in 2006. According to the survey, 74 percent of golfers have increased their spending on the sports while only 54 percent have saved for their retirement.


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