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 Message Thank you! Oops! Related Content What Can You Buy With 529 Distributions? This article can be a helpful guide when begin preparing for education expenses. Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost. Retirement Seen Through Your Eyes What's your vision of retirement?