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5 little-known facts about Social Security

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5 little-known facts about Social Security
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By Jean Chatzky

5 little-known facts about Social Security
5 little-known facts about Social Security

Most Americans watch their money go into the Social Security trust fund in the form of payroll deductions as soon as they begin working, when retirement seems a long way off. As a result, many go through their working lives without giving it much thought.

Here are a few facts everyone should know about Social Security benefits before making any decisions about retirement.

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