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Are seniors a financial drain on society? Add to ...

Is the fastest-growing segment of the population a burden to the economy or are they net contributors? Rob Carrick takes a look

Segment One: Are seniors a financial drain on society?

-the image of seniors sucking the system dry with their health care needs and retirement benefits

-increasing number of seniors who are working

-businesses opened by seniors, job creation and taxes paid

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