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Subject:  401(k)s are too risky for retirement Date:  5/8/2012  3:22 PM
Author:  CarlHungus Number:  70614 of 78166

http://www.cnn.com/2012/05/08/opinion/walker-retirement/inde...

Recent research finds 401(k)-style defined contribution plans have lost their shine. IRAs and 401(k) plans lost a combined $2.8 trillion, or 47% of their value, between September 2007 and December 2008, the height