10/06/2014 10:25 am ET Updated Oct 06, 2014

Retirement-Planning Tips For Singles

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Preparing for retirement is hard enough when two people are in it together. When you are on your own, it can be even harder.

Many Americans will head into retirement solo for different reasons, of course, including the death of a spouse, divorce and changing lifestyles. In the 2013 U.S. Census, some 54% of women 65 or over were unmarried, and 27% of men.

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