DumbDave, at retirement, will still be DumbDave.<quoted text>
I'm just hoping SS will still be around during my retirement before I kick the bucket.
You better start working on Plan B if you're still young enough.
According to the official Social Security website and the 2013 summary of annual reports:
"Neither Medicare nor Social Security can sustain projected long-run programs in full under currently scheduled financing, and legislative changes are necessary to avoid disruptive consequences for beneficiaries and taxpayers. If lawmakers take action sooner rather than later, more options and more time will be available to phase in changes so that the public has adequate time to prepare."
No Fool like an old Fool.