Social Security Myths That Can Ruin Your Retirement
Okay, many of us know that the internet abounds with myths about Social Security. Some are so blatantly and obviously false that they can be discounted immediately (e.g., that Social Security’s financial issues can be easily fixed if the government replaces SS funds stolen by politicians (not true)). Other myths are more insidious in that they may seem reasonable but are false, which could lead to a permanent damage to your retirement by causing you to make a mistake filing for your Social Security benefits. In this article by Maurie Backman appearing in The Mooresville (NC) Tribune, the author dispels three very common myths about Social Security which, if believed, could likely cause damage to your retirement. Click here to read more.
Also, if you’re unsure about your individual situation under Social Security or have questions about your personal benefit entitlements, note that the AMAC Foundation provides an independent free-to-the-public Social Security Advisory service to help Americans navigate the complexities of this program. Learn more about it here…