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The United States, on the verge of a retirement crisis

Outlet: 
Yucatan Times
Date Published: 
Tuesday, June 17, 2014

"For retirement, the answer is 4-0-1-k," proclaimed Tyler Mathisen, then editor of Money magazine in 1996. "I feel sure that someday, like a financial Little-Engine-That-Could, it will pull me over the million-dollar mountain all by itself." For this sentiment, and others like it, Mathisen was soon rewarded with an on-air position at financial news network CNBC, where he remains to this day. As for the rest of us? We were had.

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