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Why today's stock volatility shouldn't scare retirees: Retirement Scan

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Market volatility should not be a concern for retirees, according to a new study. While stock prices seem more volatile, the study by Kenneth Washer and Randy Jorgensen of Creighton University, and Robert Johnson, president and CEO of the American College of Financial Services, measured price changes in the short-term and long-term and found that volatility has increased only on a daily basis.