“E**********s”: the dirtiest world in the Social Security dictionary

CONTENT WARNING: This blog post contains explicit language that may be considered offensive. Reader discretion is advised. …Entitlements.   We know, we know. It’s an upsetting word, but it’s what the federal government officially uses to describe our benefits–like it or not. But despite just being a simple word the government uses to describe a… Continue Reading

We the People do what Congress can’t: come to a consensus on how to fix Social Security’s funding shortfall

It’s 2018 and we’re another year closer to the date Social Security won’t be able to pay 100% of scheduled benefits to seniors–a date that should be a surprise to no one at this point, least of all, our legislators. Advocacy groups, economists, and federal agencies have repeated entreaties to Congress for swift decisive action… Continue Reading