People usually have pretty strong opinions about Social Security and the future of the safety net that’s supposed to protect American workers who pay into the system every paycheck. Debt.com wades through the arguments to bring you the real news about what’s happening with Social Security and how it will affect your current and future financial prospects.
December 1, 2017 | Michelle Bryan
You’ll probably spend more than you think and save less than you expect.
October 4, 2017 | Steve Rhode
A reader earns only $11,000 a year, but she’s being garnished $300 a month.
September 14, 2017 | Brandon Ballenger
A major credit bureau handed out 143 million Social Security numbers out of laziness and incompetence. Is Trump going to do anything?
August 18, 2017 | Gregory Cox
And cyber security professionals are expecting more to come
July 6, 2017 | Dori Zinn
There are more than 8,000 security flaws from four different pacemaker manufacturers.
June 9, 2017 | Joe Pye
More than half of Americans have been, or know, a victim of identity theft. They still barely protect themselves.
April 13, 2017 | Brandon Ballenger
Tax-related identity theft is increasing, and experts say we ignore easy ways to protect ourselves by stressing about filing.
April 6, 2017 | Brandon Ballenger
Trump thinks so, but research shows they do far more good than harm.
March 31, 2017 | Money Talks News
Make sure you get as much retirement income as you deserve with these tips.
March 23, 2017 | Brandon Ballenger
He campaigned on not cutting entitlements, but conservatives think he has to.
November 24, 2016 | Dollar Stretcher
Knowing your options is important to a comfortable retirement.
February 2, 2016 | Brandon Ballenger
The top issue for voter of all stripes is putting the “me” back in economy
July 30, 2015 | Debt.com
The times have changed. You need to change with them or lose money.
April 21, 2015 | Jess Miller
Age 64 is their goal, and they’re saving better than their parents for it. But here’s why it’s not practical or smart.
April 6, 2015 | Jess Miller
When it comes to retirement, it’s not how much you know, but how much you save.
June 19, 2014 | Angela Colley
If your Social Security Number is stolen like mine was, here are 5 easy steps to strike back.