Your Social Security Benefits In A NutshellTo receive Social Security benefits, you must work and pay taxes into the system.
Social Security Primer: Your BenefitsIn order to get benefits from Social Security you must work and pay taxes into the system.
Money Matters - Retirement Myth #3: My Social Security Benefit Will Be EnoughThe reality is Social Security was designed to replace about 40% of your current paycheck and less if you are a high wage earner.

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