Separating Social Security Fact from Fiction - Government Executive
Social Security is a mammoth program, with over 2,700 rules to cover the myriad situations inherent with over 65 million current beneficiaries and at least as many future recipients. Is it any wonder, then, that there are numerous interpretations of some of those rules, some correct and some not. It seems, too, that via the internet, misinterpretations especially are perpetuated endlessly, including how the Social Security program is funded, the cause of the looming financial issues, and what will happen if the program isn’t reformed. Thus, the time is right to set the record straight and separate myths from facts about Social Security, as is done in this article by Tammy Flanagan appearing at the Government Executive website. Click here to read more.
Also, if you’re unsure about how these basics apply to you, or if you have any questions about your individual situation under Social Security, note that the AMAC Foundation provides a free-to-the-public advisory service to help Americans navigate the complexities of this program. Learn more about it here…