Topic Archives: Social Security

This ad caught my eye, because Nathan Slaughter (or his ad copywriter) is doing the same thing a lot of newsletter pundits do: Comparing apples to oranges in trying to give the impression that there’s some “secret” alternative to social security that save your retirement. (There is the old “secret” alternative, of course, it’s called […]

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  • I knew there was more to it. I've observed a pattern these so called market gurus all follow the same format but not kno...

  • i have saved 1.000.00 dollars in the pass 2 years just to have a place to invest i am on social security and would li...

  • Don't frett, the US Gov't will take charge with the "Reset". Soon The US Constitution states Article I Section 8 "Congre...

  • DeHaemer's latest e-mail opens the worm can just a skosh more on that: "The Democrats are about to unleash what the Nas...

  • Well, I landed on this page looking for info on Louis Navellier’s Growth Investor offer. 04/04/2021 https://orders.in...

  • That sounds about right on them using the windows XP operating system. I am disabled and have no deal with the idiots...

  • Most likely a coin or token. I guess if you get on the ground floor and enough of this ID Coin buzz surrounds it, the p...

  • Marc - You are doing a fine job! I'm still building very slowly from social security savings , so I've only been able t...

  • Not sure why they are wanting my social security number...

  • not sure why they want my social security number...

  • I have followed cannabis investing for years and my conclusion is SCAM!! The scam is the pricing which producers claim ...

  • SelfMade... As a Ret Vet... SFC... I can not argue with you at all... They should be TEACHING this to Every HS & Coll ...

  • Thanks folks. It is indeed a learning curve. So far a couple sites have asked me to provide my real name and social secu...

  • The most cold blooded conspiracy theory I've heard about the coronavirus is that it's intended to cull the "burdensome" ...

  • I just used my social security number (Danish citizen). Easy...

  • You invested as a non-us citizen? how did you bypass the Social Security #?...

  • I started filling out the page to invest $250, but stopped when I hit the Social Security #. Did that give anyone els...

  • Since the down turn in 2007-8 I've keep about 15% of my dividend and interest portfolio (non IRA) in Preferred Stock. It...

  • Thank you for the great article. In these hate-filled times the advertisers just threw another hyperbolic bone to the ...

  • ...and thank the gods for IIPR. I'm a VERY small fish in this MKT. pond. I have had the most 'challenging' year of my li...

  • I was on disability when I came to the age of Social Security. The government automatically switched me over. I though...

  • What is the "Social Security Catastrophe Plan" they're hyping?...

  • This was a much more compelling "tweak" to social security before they changed the rules in 2016 -- now I think you can ...

  • I think the whole idea for this form would be best for someone who has not really started collecting social security yet...

  • What if you had drawn SS at 62 then went on Disability. Will they put you back on Social Security at 65/66 or keep you o...

  • WOW IM KNEW TO THIS WEBSITE AND LIKE YOU ALL AM SOOO GLAD THAT IT EXISTS TO GATHER INFORMATION AS I HAVE BEEN DRAWN IN A...

  • I left the sound off & just skimmed it (nice that we have that option), but the topic was scaring me, anyway, so I'm...

  • Exactly. I keep getting tons of offers that then want more money than I get monthly from social security....

  • Me too, but maybe not quite a disappointed as you. I have spent the last three months listening to webinars, reading eve...

  • Can you shed any light on Money Morning Profit Alerts' "audit of Social Security" that results in many of us "may be owe...

  • I'm heavily involved in the Swiss Social Security system and indeed do intend to bank huge checks from them. However I l...

  • Well its nice to know that the SS I was finally approved for, is the same amount given to foreigners who simply come her...

  • This particular scam is the naughty stepchild of the one that appears in your junk email (okay, at least in mine) every ...

  • I am so disappointed! I'm 86, have no money aside from a small Social Security monthly income, and am too old to get in...

  • That "most illegal Somalis and illegal Syrians are awarded a minimum of 5 years US Disability" is a ridiculous statement...

  • Factually, every almost yearly COL increase is absorbed via Medicare rate increases. Last year entire 3%, this year over...

  • Well our Gov. Thieves could easily pay an additional 11 , 15 20 K a year or just double everyone's current Social Securi...

  • Our government is going broke paying out the average of about $1300/month in regular Social Security. So how can everyo...

  • Jean, It's BRAND NEW !! We don't even have it. China and India do. It will store everything you have driver's license...

  • hedy- Yes I did start the discussion and you don't get to pick my source. I know your source and it has nothing to do w...

  • Ok hedy this topic is old. Not sure why you are debating this? Just a bit further and you see 75% of "All" immigrants ...

  • Well blue cat that is hardly enough for me. $500? I just blew $500 for a video game system & Game. I just Got off th...

  • This pitch for Agora's $79 "Lifetime Income Report" -- presumably foreplay for later and greater spending -- strikes me ...

  • Typically these companies are paying in the range of 5-7% annually. So a $10000 investment will give about $125 checks ...

  • I wish I had a bitcoin fraction for every newsletter pitch - and there are hundreds of them each year as Travis likely k...

  • With new products being produced in technologies in medical, entertainment, and green energy. With the automation of jo...

  • A current email scam invites people to take advantage of “a little known Social Security contract” which enables you...

  • One thing I would like to point out. The Federal Government has already defaulted on Social security. They did it by cha...

  • THE CORRUPTED AND UNREFORMABLE AMERICAN ECONOMIC, POLITICAL, AND SOCIAL SYSTEM Or, WHY I BELIEVE IN HARD ASSETS ...

  • Bad thing about cannabis or any derivative and being on Social security is that it is handled at the federal level. And...

  • Since April 2017, when Marckyle posted this, OBMP has gone from $0.25 to $0.08. He claims (in a post below) not to be a...

  • I read the "Canadian Social Security" with an eye toward the reasonable claims and their justification, not the fluff. ...

  • From the article on capitalism....this tickled my funny bone. "The Preamble of the Constitution sets forth a goal to "p...

  • Answer: Social Security pension benefit, if that's what your contributions entitle you to and you are of age to file, o...

  • Ben, everyone is going broke, and increasing Medicaid meant the States were spending more at a time when they couldn't ...

  • https://www.armstrongeconomics.com/international-news/politics/when-illegal-aliens-dead-people-vote-elections-change/ H...

  • I am 73 year old veteran who started smoking at the age of 13. I have advanced Emphysema from smoking tobacco. I am am ...

  • What a load of sh!t. I have family in the drug industry and another in mental health care working in the geriatric divi...

  • When you turn FRA (full retirement age) or even take it early, if you have been married at least 10 years your wife will...

  • You are correct John, although Sharon and Allison made some excellent points as well. Most of the people who used to com...

  • "Real" is a subjective term in this case -- the Social Security Administration does really rent office space (like most ...

  • Thanks for the "facts" regarding the Social Security Contract. Saved me $79 to find out the hard way!...

  • Some of that debt, on an ongoing basis, is being turned back to cash and used for pensions, social security, etc. Peop...

  • Where was Mr. Curzio eight years ago when SWKS was five bucks a share? If I'd invested $20K then, it would be worth $40...

  • /Sarcasm on: As if the billionaires in Silicon Valley (Peter Thiel and consorts) had any honest wish to help anyone on ...

  • I agree with both your points. However, what is to stop them from demanding that we use whatever worthless digital subst...

  • He has one today about some "executive order that Obama quietly signed upon leaving office" that supposedly generates $1...

  • https://www.armstrongeconomics.com/world-news/sovereign-debt-crisis/the-sovereign-debt-pension-crisis-expanding/ Our na...

  • We in the U.S.A. are beginning to see babyboomers coming of age to retire and with the robbing of Social Security over ...

  • If you are on Social Security can you get a refund or a check back from them when you file your taxes, based on a tax co...

  • That ad has been running since the Spring of 2015, I covered it most recently here: http://www.stockgumshoe.com/reviews/...

  • I did some research on Canadian Social Security. One must have lived and worked in Canada to claim the benefits....

  • Cont. $CTAB Whole Cohorts chart: https://ton.twitter.com/1.1/ton/data/dm/819053217757573124/819053193975861248/Baclyb-...

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  • CC: Lingling88 are you going hold $CATB through Phase 2 data? $CATB: expects to release top-line results for Edasalon...

  • Identity Theft has the offense code of 26F. The definition of Identity Theft is “Wrongfully obtaining and using anoth...

  • So we are going to put anything safe on the market and then test for efficacy? What was that Rose Bengal company again? ...

  • To "drain the swamp"aka regulations..first thing would be dig thru the layers of lawyers.. So you could get the pump hos...

  • really well I get 24900. social security and I pay for medicare $1118 RX plan 1000. medicare ancillary 3600 but my c...

  • It's not necessarily a bad deal if he is offering this advice for $50. You'd be hard-pressed to find a broker who would ...

  • We doubled our debt over Obama's presidency but still have a military and infrastructure going down the tubes, baby boom...

  • You understand incorrectly. No, you can't apply for a tax refund, since you don't owe any federal taxes. and presumably ...

  • ok???/.I m on social security and va comp,,buT I bought a few itens on credit,,which I understand I can get some funds ...

  • $1,680 is 28% of $6,000. I'm not sure, however, that's very helpful (28% is one of the tax brackets that taxpayers can b...

  • Heike - Here's the Social Security page on repayment: https://www.ssa.gov/planners/retire/withdrawal.html . Note that th...

  • I bought this paper and it discusses if you took Social Security benefit early, like I did and want to later get the hig...

  • Your right on about what is happening. All is unpredictable, there is nothing we can trust as Americans. The progressi...

  • MORE OF THOSE “SOCIAL SECURITY INSURANCE” IDEAS by Travis :-) - http://www.stockgumshoe.com/reviews/high-yield-inves...

  • I was quoting a Retirement Planning Advisor and perhaps I misunderstood him. The actual statistics aren't that horrific...

  • Here are the stats from late 2015 directly from the SSA, rather scary, but most of us here should be in much better posi...

  • One point that is shocking is that about 80% of retirees depend solely on Social Security (no pension, no IRA etc..) for...

  • He also talked about Social Security loop holes. Any truth to that?...

  • Mona - It's not clear what you mean when you say that you "have nothing deducted from said income", unless you mean that...

  • This is scary stuff, Ben. I wish it weren't true - but I know it is. It's like the water problem in the MidWest - no ...

  • .....And let me guess about the Social Security tease included in this same rip roaring report destined to break the gov...

  • My comment is a question. How reliable are the low prices given for Nick Hodge's Alpha Shares stated to be 90% lower th...

  • When you add in the interest on the debt which may well soar if/when investors start demanding higher rates, and the fac...

  • opp, the $6T is the tip of the iceberg. Factoring in the unfunded increments of Social Security and Medicare adds bet...

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