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Social Security Isn’t Going Broke. Older Americans Are.

Cutting benefits won’t make it easier for America to support its growing elderly population. Expanding immigration and raising taxes would. America is getting older. The elderly are living longer. Private pensions are disappearing, working-class wage growth has long been middling, the cost of health care is soaring (and that of breakthrough treatments for ailments common …

Why the 401(k) isn’t working – Business Insider

It’s the slow-moving time bomb that could kill your retirement savings. Across the political spectrum, people warn of a coming time bomb in our retirement system. Many analysts believe the growing population of retirees will overwhelm the Social Security program, and that something must be done to shore up its …