Today's Quick STATS
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Some Sobering Retirement Charts
TODAY IN General History
1890: Congress creates the first pension in which age is part of eligibility, as any veteran over age 65 becomes entitled to a monthly payment of between $6 and $12.
TODAY IN FinancialHistory
Quote of the day
Overall, the the median household in America has only a couple thousand dollars saved for retirement!
But even among the 3 cohorts nearest or at retirement the median amounts are still just a few thousand dollars.
Where are you?
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