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Aircraft mechanic Jere Herr of Indianapolis prepares to go to work while seated in his recreational vehicle, parked in a lot at the Los Angeles International Airport. He lives by the airport to save money for the future. One-third of Americans will have to rely on Social Security benefits — not pensions — in their retirement years. Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images hide caption

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Gamblers play their cards in a poker game on Jan. 30 at the opening of the Oracle casino in a gambling zone in southern Russia, about 600 miles south of Moscow. Half a year after Russia closed all of its casinos and slot-machine halls, the first new casino opened under a plan to limit legalized gambling to four comparatively remote areas. AP hide caption

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