Jul 2, 2020
Many people to think too far ahead when it comes to Social Security, but it’s a chunk of your income that you’ll depend on in retirement. Make sure you get it right by steering clear of these five myths about the program.
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Today's show schedule:
1:45 – Myth 1: The Social Security Administration is going to help you make the best decision to when you should start your benefit.
4:52 – Myth 2: Stay-at-home parents won’t receive any benefits since they didn’t work enough outside of the home.
7:09 – Myth 3: You won’t pay taxes on Social Security because you’ve been paying taxes on that money throughout your life as you paid into the system.
8:49 – Myth 4: There won’t be any Social Security money left by the time you retire.
9:39 – Three significant changes to Social Security since it began.
14:26 – Myth 5: Claim your benefit as soon as you’re eligible.