April 2007
Journal of Financial Planning;Apr2007, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p13
Academic Journal
The article presents statistics on a variety of topics. Percentages are presented related to consumer driven health plans, the national savings rate, same-sex couples who are uninsured, the gross income saved monthly by "extreme savers," and retirees who retired due to layoffs or poor health. Other statitstics that were mentioned include the percent of baby boomers who plan to retire with the proceeds from selling their home, and the minimum number of investment dollars required to be an "accredited investor."


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