How Serious are Social Security Worries?

Aug 20, 2019

John Cooper

For decades, the media has been reporting that the social security system is in trouble.  And here are just a few recent news headlines:

Social Security is running out of money, with benefits on track to be reduced by 2035” ABC News - April 22, 2019

How much longer will Social Security last?” AARP - April 23, 2019

Will Social Security be around when I’m ready to retire?” The Washington Post - May 6, 2019

So we’ve invited our next guest to help us take a look at the situation through Social Security’s recently released annual report. Mike Switzer interviews John Cooper, a certified financial planner with Greenwood Capital in Greenwood, SC.