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 The Pros and Cons of 529 College Savings Plans If you are like most Americans, meeting the future financial obligation of sending your child to college requires years of... The Business Cycle How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle? How Income Taxes Work A quick look at how federal income taxes work.