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 Is My Life Expectancy? Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children. Creative Ways to Motivate Your Employees Five creative (and inexpensive) ideas for motivating your employees. Bi-Weekly Payments This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.