NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- A generation ago, it was rare for anyone to live to 100 years of age. But now when a couple reaches 65, there is a 10% chance that at least one of the partners will live to 100, according to recent data from the Society of Actuaries. There is a 1% chance that one partner will reach 107.The gains in life expectancy present a challenge for anyone who is developing a retirement plan. To maintain comfortable living standards, retirees may require savings that can cover expenses for four decades. But many planners fail to consider the new data on life expectancy.
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