chipotle profits That being said, among the collateral damage was the 'retirement dream' of the hopeful baby boomers. The government could not afford to keep their promises of the these folks were supposedly entitled for. So that some of them were postponing their retirement plans and even contemplating of returning to the mainstream in the workforce. But job competition is very stiff considering the massive laid-off as a result from the meltdown thus, the potential retiree were left disillusioned and confused. Second, in the first half of this year, the bank's personal demand deposits and currency in circulation fell by more than 3 trillion yuan, and by the second half of this year, domestic bank deposit growth fell below 10%. In response to the year-end big test, the deposit rate has been raised accordingly. Some state-owned Banks have a one-year deposit rate of 1.75%, which is about 16.7% above the benchmark interest rate. Some state-owned Banks perform 1.5 percent of the benchmark interest rate.