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Retirement planning: How to save on health care
USA Today

Survey says: You’re probably worried about how to pay for health care during your retirement.

More people list having good health as their top priority for a happy retirement, over being financially secure and having loved ones around you, according to a survey of 3,300 people over the age of 25 by Merrill Lynch and Age Wave, a leading researcher on aging. Despite this, few people—just 15% of retirees, the study said—have taken health care costs into account when planning their retirement.