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Early retirement claims increase dramatically – Los Angeles Times



Early retirement claims increase dramatically – Los Angeles Times.

There’s a tremendous surge of older, laid-off workers opting to take early retirement, often out of desperation. After 401k retirement plans losing tremendous amounts of value, older workers are being laid off in record numbers and are having a much more difficult time than younger workers finding new employment. If they are eligible to take early retirement, many are doing so just to make ends meet.