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Automatically enrolling workers into a savings plan and then deducting their pre-tax contribution from their paycheck means workers don't see or feel any loss. It sort of tricks our brains into doing the right thing. Annette Elizabeth Allen/NPR hide caption

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Your Money And Your Life

Why Is It So Hard To Save? U.K. Shows It Doesn't Have To Be

Millions of workers in the U.K. who thought they couldn't afford it are saving thanks to a law that automatically enrolls them in a retirement plan. It tricks their brains into doing the right thing.

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Clinton Endures An 11-Hour Grilling Before Benghazi Committee

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Bahar Makis Ablianitis
Love Secret Makis Ablianitis
Weeping Eyes Vassilis Saleas, Mikis Theodorakis et. al.

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Inside The Life Of An Apple Picker

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Kids and parents often shy away from talking about their struggles at the doctor's office. But the American Academy of Pediatrics is now urging its members to screen kids for food insecurity during well-child visits. iStockphoto hide caption

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Are You Hungry? Pediatricians Add A New Question During Checkups

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Secret Love Sophisticated Lady

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Why Is It So Hard To Save? U.K. Shows It Doesn't Have To Be

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Suffragette Alexandre Desplat
303 Rudy Royston
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Summertime [Instrumental] [Instrumental] Willie "The Lion" Smith
Peace Piece Bill Evans
An Ending, A Beginning Dustin O'Halloran

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In 'NOPI,' An Ottolenghi Cooking Journey From Middle East To Far East

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Popular Cafe Marcel Khalife
Freezing Bram Weijters
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In A Tight Spot, Abducted Family Struggled For Freedom — And Hope

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Childhood (1) Yann Tiersen
Paranoid Android Brad Mehldau
Theme from Gunsmoke 101 Strings
The Motion Makes Me Last Eluvium
Avril 14th Aphex Twin
Marie Christie Ambrose Akinmusire
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Friday I'm In Love (Orchestral Pop) Walt Ribeiro

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