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Title

How Do Freelancers Retire? Savings Plans for Independent Professionals

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

6-21-2014

Abstract

When we talk about retirement planning, we're often basing our conversation on the presumption of traditional employment, which comes with certain assumptions -- benefits, employer contributions, the whole works.

However, retirement planning is a much different proposition for freelancers. For all the freedom that might come with being one's own boss, there's a downside to sailing solo in the workforce.