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2008 ends with alarming retirement benefit trends

2008 ends with alarming retirement benefit trends

We’re ringing out 2008 with a frightening deterioration of retirement benefits for American workers, as the economic downturn ratchets up pressure on saving and health care. Benefits consultant Watson Wyatt reports that a growing number of employers are cutting back on their matching contributions to 401(k) accounts. A Watson Wyatt survey finds that five percent more »