Tag: Social Security trust fund

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Everything the earnest but overburdened citizen needs to know about the Social Security financing shortfall and the leading proposals for addressing the problem. Cheerfully narrated and handsomely designed. PDF of booklet (2014 edition) e-book for online viewing © 2014, by Trustees of Boston College, Center for Retirement Research. All rights reserved. Check out our Social Security…

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Highlights of the 2011 Trustees Report: Social Security’s deficit is still about 2 percent of payroll. Deficit as a percent of GDP is less than 1 percent. Trust fund exhaustion moved up one year to 2036. Items of note: COLA is expected to be back after a two-year hiatus. Disability Insurance Trust Fund exhausts its…