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Memo to the government: Dead people don’t spend

In an effort to energize the economy, stimulus checks are being mailed to millions of people. Unfortunately, thousands of the recipients are dead.

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Solvency of Social Security, Medicare worries advisers

Just when market conditions appear to be stabilizing, financial advisers now have something else to keep them awake at night: Both Social Security and Medicare are on a pace to disappear even sooner than expected.

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Let’s rebuild retirement’s three legs

For decades, the U.S. retirement system was described as a three-legged stool.