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Infographic: Retirement Income Then and Now

Nearly 40 years later, Social Security remains a huge portion of retirees’ income

The Investment Company Institute recently examined retirees’ sources of income in 1975 and 2013. Then and now, Social Security accounted for more than half of a retiree’s income stream.

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