The U.S. Social Security system is stronger than many people realize. And by downplaying its benefits, your clients may not recognize this important source of safe, fixed income in their retirement years -- a misconception that can hurt asset allocations.
Even so, however, there are some long-term funding issues that need to be addressed. Contributor Dave Lindorff talked to advisors and academics to discuss some of the possible ways the feds could fix the system. Those ideas are highlighted in the new few slides; you can read his full story here