Elizabeth White, author of Fifty-five, Underemployed and Faking Normal, is an aging solutions advocate for older adults facing uncertain work and financial insecurity.
Richard Eisenberg is Managing Editor of PBS' Nextavenue.org, a site for people 50+, where he is also the editor of the Money and Work & Purpose channels.
“Take care of yourself” is good advice when it comes to your financial future. But employers also have a crucial role to play.
For many millions of Americans, the challenges of flat wages, the Great Recession, and substantial debt have reduced both 401(k) balances and personal savings. What is to be done?