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A Five-Minute Guide to Social Security Benefits

If you are unfamiliar with how benefits are calculated under the U.S. Social Security system, you may not understand the potential changes to the scheduled benefits. Here’s a quick tutorial. For more detailed information, please visit Funding of the system System benefits are funded primarily by payroll taxes. Employers and employees each pay 6.2… Read More

Preserving Reserves

Legislative options to make the U.S. Social Security program sustainable Read More