Don't Buy The Hype There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them. Share | Have A Question About This Topic? Name Email Address Message Thank you! Oops! Related Content Should You Ever Retire? A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all. Tax-Advantaged Retirement Planning Reduce your tax liability in retirement. Inflation & Retirement Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.