I’m so tired of this stuff. Here is yet another new study of bankruptcy, which the New York Times describes like this:
For a rapidly growing share of older Americans, traditional ideas about life in retirement are being upended by a dismal reality: bankruptcy product manual. The signs of potential trouble — vanishing pensions, soaring medical expenses, inadequate savings — have been building for years. Now, new research sheds light on the scope of the problem: The rate of people 65 and older filing for bankruptcy is three times what it was in 1991 Winnie the Pooh.
And here’s the abstract of the study itself: