Social Security isn’t bankrupt. What we know about future benefits

A Social Security Administration office in San Francisco. Getty Images A new Social Security trustees report points to a slightly longer time horizon for the program’s trust funds. But even with a new depletion date of 2035 – a year later than projected last year – the program still faces a 75-year deficit. A one-year … Read more

‘It’s a full-time job to get better’

What has long Covid cost you? Email senior money reporter Alicia Adamczyk to share your story. After contracting Covid-19 in December 2020, Anne, a 61-year-old nurse in Boston, still does not feel like her old self. She tires easily and has to meticulously record everything she has to do each day so she does not … Read more