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Social Security Cliff in Sight

bigdawgworking Wrote: Jan 18, 2013 7:32 AM
Funny (actually, more like sad) that you actually have to point out that Social Security is running out of money. My annual statement from Social Security actually shows the date when it will start reducing benefits. And, God willing, I should easily outlive that date. Now back to our regularly scheduled "Ignoring the Obvious" from Washington, DC.
Delta Wrote: Jan 18, 2013 1:22 PM
Sir, I have my annual statement in front of me - where is the "date when it will start reducing benefits" listed? Please respond. Thank you.

In response to my post Making Social Security Actuarially Sound in a Business-Friendly Manner I have been exchanging emails and phone conversations with Jed Graham at Investor's Business Daily.

Jed thinks benefit cuts will happen, and I agree. However, Social Security cuts are considered the "third rail" in politics.

If you are not familiar with the term, it means anyone espousing cuts cannot be elected.

Retirees Will Outlive Trust Fund

Graham's current position on the viability of Social...