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 Question Thank you! Oops! Related Contents RE: Retirement How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two? Retirement Traps to Avoid Beware of these traps that could upend your retirement. A Look at Systematic Withdrawals This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.