The Cost of Procrastination Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time. Related Content The Cost of Procrastination Don't let procrastination keep you from pursuing your financial dreams and goals. Making a Charitable Gift Did you know that there are benefits and limitations when you decide to donate stock? Learn more about your options. Should You Tap Retirement Savings to Fund College? There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.