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Old 05-14-2019, 07:56 PM
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Originally Posted by bizerta View Post
The SS system is a forced retirement system.
No, it is not and was never intended to be a retirement system.

It is what the rest of the developed world considers 'social insurance'. It protects your dependents in case of your death, you from disability and from abject poverty in old age.