The Gathering Pensions Storm

Boomers will soon find their retirement kitty has been underfunded. Making up the shortfall will buffet corporations -- and the economy

The baby boom generation has been described as a pig going through a python. The problem is that the pig is getting close to the end of the python. Many baby boomers are facing retirement without adequate savings of their own. Together with Medicare trust funds that will be exhausted and inadequately funded corporate and government pensions, you have the makings of a potential crisis.

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