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Bloomberg: Japan must delay sales-tax rise to recover, Abe Aide says

Forbes: Who will pay for Mom’s or Dad’s nursing home bill? Filial support laws and long-term care

Yahoo Finance: El-Erian: The economy is approaching a ‘pivot’ point

Vanguard: For bondholders, rising interest rates can have an upside

Entrepreneur: We’re not in a real estate bubble, Warren Buffett says