His 'big idea' would invest money in the stock market over 75 years to make Social Security solvent.
The program’s 'Missing Trust Fund' provides a strong case for an infusion of general revenues
The Social Security deficit can't be solved by moving the trust fund into stocks
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Cost of living adjustments over the past two years have failed to keep up with inflation, says the Senior Citizens League.
Nearly three in four say they can’t count on Social Security benefits when planning retirement income, a new study found.
‘Temporary degradation’: Social Security recipients should expect longer wait times and other customer-service delays.
Retirees and others seeking Social Security’s help need to be patient when it comes to disability-benefit claims and staff assistance.
Opinion Eliminating policies that reduce Social Security benefits for some state and local workers is not the way to help retirees
The real answer is that all state and local workers should be covered by Social Security.
Social Security’s trust funds are expected to run out of money by 2034, should workers plan for Social Security at all?
If politicians are serious about wanting to rescue Social Security, they should put a wealth tax on the table.
After a record increase for 2023, officials predict the next COLA could be much smaller, despite persistent inflation.
Last year, the Trustees expected the Social Security cuts would begin in 2035, but the economy has worsened.
Judges make clear that any decision regarding CFPB has no implications for mandatory spending programs.
Here are the basics on how you may qualify for Social Security benefits based on your ex’s work record.
Democrats say Americans could lose $20,000 in potential retirement savings on ‘Republican debt crisis’
Retirees could lose $20,000 if debt ceiling isn’t fixed, report finds
Opinion The Social Security Earnings Test is costing older workers millions of dollars, this economist says
An economist and Social Security expert says the earnings test cons beneficiaries under age 67 into thinking they will lose benefits if they earn too much working.
The 8.7% COLA for Social Security recipients in 2023 may not be not enough to offset rising prices.
It’s all hands on deck when it comes to fixing Social Security
Opinion Social Security is the most valuable program in this country. Let’s stop cutting its operating budget.
It is the backbone of our retirement system, currently providing monthly benefits to 49 million retired workers and 3 million spouses and children.