Seeing is Believing When It Comes to Saving for Retirement
Posted Jun 05 2013 9:00am
Stanford University scientists have found that younger people have trouble visualizing themselves as elderly, which can limit how much they invest in their retirement plans.
When the researchers showed a group of young people computer-aged photos of themselves, they became more inclined to increase their retirement investment. You can experience your own photographic aging by going to the Web site faceretirement.merrilledge.com . I have to say that this is both very cool and scary as hell and I can see why it would work in getting you to start thinking about saving for aging.
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