SOCIAL SECURITY IS THE NATIONAL SAFETY NET
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Now that you have read this tutorial, you know
whether you are eligible for Social Security when you retire, how
your Social Security benefit will be calculated, and whether or not
there will be any Social Security money left for you at your
retirement. Social Security is one of the most important programs
in the fight against elderly poverty. It also provides important
family protection through its death and disability benefits.
Because of an increase in the number of people retiring, the Social
Security system may not be able to continue providing benefits to
everyone who needs them. It is more important now than ever before
to save and invest your money carefully.
See related tutorials in the Encyclopedia for information on other ways to build for
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