Who Does Social Security Help?
Social Security effects tens of millions of Americans, there are almost 60 million current beneficiaries. The average annual pay out to these beneficiaries is $14,776 and covers retirees, disabled persons, and children. Sometimes it can be easy to forget how much Social Security helps when all the news outlets talk about is how bad of a shape the system is in. Social Security helps provide to many that cannot realistically sustain themselves. For more information visit this easily digestible infographic from Marc Diana with MoneyTips.