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Pension offerings are being pushed aside in favor of defined contribution plans, but that doesn't mean pensions aren't crucial to millions of workers' retirement. Pension professionals keep an eye on workers' actuarial statistics, and the age they are able to retire is important. Retirement age varies in countries around the world, as you can see in the slideshow BenefitsPRO recently ran. Here's what else is happening with pensions:

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C.J. Marwitz

C.J. Marwitz is a writer and editor.