Welcome to Dividend.com. Please help us personalize your experience.

Select the one that best describes you

Thank you!

Check your email and confirm your subscription to complete your personalized experience.

Thank you for your submission, we hope you enjoy your experience

Go Premium Now
Best Dividend Stocks
Ex-Dividend Dates
High Yield Stocks
Guaranteed Income

Social security card with the word "broke" written over it


America's Biggest Retirement Fear: A Broke Social Security Program

Aaron Levitt Nov 08, 2017

There are a lot of fears when it comes to planning for and living in retirement. And if you ask anybody what their number one concern would be, odds are they’d mention something about healthcare costs. That’s certainly a valid worry to have.

But according to a new survey from insurer Nationwide, our most significant fear in retirement comes from something we all take for granted. We’re talking about Social Security.

Given how crucial social security is for so many of us when it comes to retirement, Nationwide’s survey is most definitely an eye-opener and cause for concern. A little hand-holding may be needed.

Use the Dividend Screener to research the sectors and industries of these discretionary stocks. Research more than 15 parameters and download data for your own custom analysis.

Negatively Impacting Social Security Benefits

Investors saving for retirement are worried. But the worry isn’t coming from lower returns or the effects of inflation on their portfolios. The angina is coming from Washington. More to the point, what Washington is going to do to their Social Security benefits. According to Nationwide, Social Security woes are the number one concern many retirees are facing while planning for their golden years.

To read the Full Story, Go Premium or Log in

Popular Articles