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For young, recession offers deals of lifetime

Posted: Monday, October 5, 2009 2:16 pm

In this Oct. 2, 2009, photo, Irvin Hall looks over the newspaper at home in Allen Park, Mich. Hall, a former tradesman at an auto assembly plant near Detroit, retired seven years ago, thinking he had his future planned out. Then the markets collapsed. His mutual fund investments plunged 35 percent, and his GM pension decreased by 10 percent. "I just don't see things improving for older people," Hall said. "The golden years aren't going to be so golden."

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