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Subject:  The 401(k) World Date:  5/3/2013  2:06 AM
Author:  intercst Number:  72151 of 78166

Excellent review of the shortcomings of 401(k)s for retirement.

— Poor people get absolutely nothing.

— Wealthy people who would have had large savings anyway get a nice tax cut that offers no meaningful incentive effect.

— For people in the middle, the quantity