April 22nd, 2018

Иван Дурак

Visualizing The Pension Time Bomb: $400 Trillion By 2050

Are governments making promises about pensions that they might not be able to keep?

According to an analysis by the World Economic Forum (WEF)
- there was a combined retirement savings gap in excess of $70 trillion in 2015
- spread between 8 major economies.
- the deficit is growing by $28 billion every 24 hours
- if nothing is done to slow the growth rate, the deficit will reach $400 trillion by 2050, or
- about 5 times the size of the global economy today.
- The group of economies studied: Canada, Australia, Netherlands, Japan, India, China, the United Kingdom, and the United States

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SSL Server Test (website security test)

If you use a website for anything except passive reading, you would be wise to make sure that it is secure.
This is especially true for subscription sites.
Here is a free service that lets you do this:

Type in the name of the site and click the Submit button. The process may take
two minutes.
This free online service performs a deep analysis of the configuration of any SSL web server on the public Internet.
Please note that the information you submit here is used only to provide you the service.
We don't use the domain names or the test results, and we never will.
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'Madam President' Newsweek Copies for Sale Online (But Buyer Beware)

Yours for only 99 cents: the rare recalled Newsweek edition commemorating Hillary Clinton's election as president.

Or maybe not.

As NBC News and many other news organizations reported after Donald Trump was actually elected on Nov. 8,
Newsweek published 125,000 copies of a $10.99 commemorative magazine with Clinton's picture on the cover and the headline "Madam President"

Those copies were quickly recalled — but hundreds of copies are still being offered for sale in online markets, for prices:
- as low as 99 cents to
- as high as $9,995.
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