In this week’s “Social Security and You,” Tom Margenau explains who’s to blame when senior citizens are forced to rely solely on social security to keep themselves afloat:
So who’s to blame if the older seniors didn’t get the message and relied too much on the government to take care of them? Were they lazy or just unlucky? Obviously, some people simply didn’t plan well. But many times, it was circumstances beyond their control that drove them towards poverty.