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  • Aug 2, 2011
    1:10 PM ET

    Millions of Workers Are in the Dark About Their Pensions


    People with pensions are planning for retirement in the dark.

    Many of the 42 million U.S. workers still lucky enough to be in traditional pension plans are counting on them in retirement – but they don’t know much about those benefits, including how much they’re worth, according to a study that Fidelity Investments, which services plans for more than 4 million participants, released last week.

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