The Cost of Procrastination Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time. Share | Have A Question About This Topic? Name Email Address Question Thank you! Oops! Related Content The 12 Steps to Living Confidently: Legacy and Estate You wouldn’t leave your paycheck on the bus. Without basic estate planning, your wealth is equally at risk. IRA Withdrawals that Escape the 10% Tax Penalty The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown. The Latte Lie and Other Myths Check out this video to begin separating fact from fiction.