Comments for: More older Americans working than ever before

Posted Jan. 13, 2012, at 5:02 a.m.

The phenomenon is closely linked to the broad shift away from reliance on company pensions toward the adoption of 401(k) plans and other personal savings.

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  • Anonymous

    I’ve got to work AT LEAST until I die.

  • Anonymous

    What is the problem? Wall Street cleaned out everyone’s 401k’s and now they have to work until they die. Welcome to America 2012. Greed is running the show now, better get used to it.

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    • Anonymous

      The high cost of prescriptions is what makes some older people keep on working. Medicare doesn’t pay all of the medical bill either.

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