Posts Tagged ‘ social security myths ’

One More Time – MYTHS About Social Security

Jul 5th, 2011 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: Social Security & Medicare

Fear-Mongering Myths We’ve said this before, but sometimes people need a second (or third) rap on the head to understand reality.  So let’s look at Social Security Mythology again… there are two big ones out there that need to be exposed. Some in this world still believe Social Security is going broke.  That – just [...]



Senior Citizens Support Social Security

Jan 27th, 2011 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: Social Security & Medicare

It’s still not clear what our new congress plans to do about Social Security.  The President didn’t say much about it in his State of the Union address.  What he did say was he would improve Social Security “without putting at risk current retirees” and “without slashing benefits for future generations.” This is a step in [...]



More TRUTH About Social Security

Jul 30th, 2010 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: Social Security & Medicare

Some sectors in our society seem to be hell-bent on spreading lies and distortions about Social Security.  Senior citizen fears about financial security are exploited with such lies.  SCJ’s mission is to research chosen topics thoroughly and then create an accurate report on the research.  This is the second article we will publish on the [...]