An issue that has captured the attention of baby boomers, Generation Xers and retirees is that of Social Security. Will it be there for you? Who will pay for it? To answer these questions, let's take a look at why the current public pension system was established and how it operates. Then we'll explore some of the proposed changes that meet the challenges of the Social Security System.
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