More older women say Bah! to retirement

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Registered: 07-23-2012
More older women say Bah! to retirement
Thu, 02-07-2013 - 3:34pm

"The number of working women over age 65 rose 147 percent from 1977 to 2007; those over 75 rose 172 percent, according to the department's Bureau of Labor Statistics. Over the next five years, the number of older women in the workforce will grow at a rate faster than younger women and almost double that of older men, the bureau said."

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I know I have no intention of retiring in the near future.  I love my work and enjoy it, so why retire?