Why pessimism on Social Security could come back to bite Millennials
Mark Miller of Reuters worries that the young have been conditioned to think Social Security will not be there for them when their retirement time comes around due to all the talk of Social Security’s financial problems over the longer term. “The danger here is that the current high level of worry over Social Security’s viability could become self-fulfilling if it erodes political support.” Read his full piece here.
The Association of Mature American Citizens (AMAC) has developed a bipartisan compromise bill, titled “The Social Security Guarantee Act”. One of its several components is Social Security PLUS, a new yet voluntary early retirement plan that would allow all earners to have more income available at retirement. This component is intended to appeal especially to younger workers. Learn more about AMAC’s Social Security Guarantee here…