An interesting story this morning on the plight of the 50+ year old crowd in America's job market.
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People over 50 are in a very tough spot these days, because employers are cautious about taking on not only the salaries but the benefits they expect, said Jordan Goodman, an author and personal finance expert. Many cases, people 50+ can't replace the job they had before, even though they have lots of experience, Goodman said. Experience is less valuable to employers these days than being cheap.