How a Harvard Economist Screwed Up—and Then Saved—Her Retirement

Retirement expert Alicia Munnell confesses her "not-so-smart" moves and explains how she recovered. It had nothing to do with stocks or bonds

Alicia Munnell in Paris with her husband, Henry Healy, in 2014.

Source: Alicia Munnell via Bloomberg

Just because you have a Ph.D. in economics doesn't mean you know how to invest for retirement.

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