This YouTube video graphically illustrates just how massive our budget deficit problems are.
It is almost impossible to understand how large and intractable our budget issues have become. This is a start. This may also be a start to a series of posts on this site on the issues we are facing.
Retirees attempting to plan for stable retirement income and golden years must start to understand these issues and plan accordingly. Guarantees and tax deferral play an integral role in countering the effects of runaway federal spending, and can help lock in the security you need.