social security is 100% not a ponzi scheme

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    I wish I wasnt out of rep bud. lol
     
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    Wow! This is deep!
     
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    It is no more of a Ponzi scheme than any insurance policy.
     
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    Thank you, for sharing with us, what an idiot you are. :thup:
     
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    Social Security is definitely not a ponzi scheme.

    Medicare is.
     
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    nice rebuttal
     
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    before obamacare you didn't have to buy insurance
     
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    That is the basic difference.

    One your tricked into giving your money into an investment which will only pay you back if other people invest in the future.

    The other your forced into giving money into an investment that will only pay you back if other people invest in the future.
     
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    Wrong.

    Insurance companies use the float to invest in stocks and bonds that can be readily be sold, the SocSec "Trust Fund" has "assets" that can only be sold to the US Government (aka wampum)
     

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