"These 7 Social Security myths just aren’t true, no matter how often you hear them"
Some assumptions about Social Security are simply not correct. This article, written by Devon Carrol of Texarkana Texas, addresses some common misconceptions (myths) regarding Social Security very well.
The 7 myths that he addresses are:
Myth No. 1: Illegal immigrants collect Social Security
Myth No. 2: The government raided the trust fund
Myth No. 3: Social Security is going bankrupt
Myth No. 4: Members of Congress don’t pay into the Social Security system
Myth No. 5: You’ll never get back what you put in
Myth No. 6: Social Security benefits are an earned right
Myth No. 7: Everyone should delay filing for Social Security benefits until age 70
His entire article with all the details can be found at this link: 7 Myths