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Will your 401(k) be enough?

A new study shows that folks in their 60s with a 401(k) have less than a quarter of what they need to maintain their standard of living in retirement. And 25% of Baby Boomers have no retirement savings at all.

Recession & marriage: Silver lining seems thin

Although 29% of couples agree that the recession brought financial stress to their marriage, the silver lining is that 29% agreed that the recession deepened their commitment and 38% even put aside divorce plans.

Another shameful foreclosure mess

For the last few years, the news about foreclosures has been pretty much all bad.

Stunning statistics from the census

I bet when you filled out your census form, you didn't think it'd make national news. But given the Great Recession, it's no surprise that the data from 2009 is so compelling.

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