You think the days have passed when seniors survived on dog and cat food? Media hype may have moved on to what Paris Hilton had for lunch but the practice continues. In today's workforce, 53% have no private retirement coverage, 32% have no savings for retirement. That's 85% of all workers with nothing set aside specifically for old age. Social Security represents 39% of all elderly income. For 65% of 33 million retired workers Social Security makes up more than half their income. Maybe that's you. For 22% Social Security is their only income. That's me. Could be that's you too. Average Social Security benefit income is about $1, 000 a month. Most do not even get that. Are you making it on $12, 000 to $15, 000 a year or less? I am.You dona#39;t need to spend $2, 000; many good-running cars are available today for $1, 000 or less. Recently my ... What about maintenance? Frankly, the older the car the easier it is to work on. Many feel that pound for pound, dollar for dollar, the cheapest car on the planet to own is still the old VW abeetlea or abug.a They areanbsp;...
|Title||:||Making It on Social Security|
|Publisher||:||iUniverse - 2007-07|