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Sept. 13, 2019, 2:16 p.m. EDT

How retirees should think about inflation

Those who think inflation will remain low may want to reconsider

By Mark Hulbert, MarketWatch

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Inflation is probably the last thing you’re worried about right now.

Especially in a week in which our president urged the Federal Reserve to reduce rates into negative territory. But it’s precisely when everyone else is focused on deflation and negative interest rates that you should be focusing instead on the prospect of higher inflation.

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