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 Contributing to an IRA? Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA. Retirement Is a Beginning Key questions to answer when you are considering retirement. Women on the Rise Explore the growing influence women wield over the economy with this handy infographic.