AARP Telephone Town Hall on Social Security



Full Event

Highlight Clips

The hosts discussed why is the cost-of-living adjustment is lower than inflation rates.
The hosts discussed who receives Social Security benefits.
The hosts discussed scams related to Social Security and Medicare.


AARP National hosted this Access Live event to connect with members to provide information and answer essential questions around Social Security. Joining the call was Rob Clark, a 38-year veteran of the Social Security Administration (SSA), who was able to share personal insights gained from his career with the SSA, as well as provided a plethora of valuable information. Hosts also discussed spousal benefits, annual earning limits, and benefits differences depending on full retirement age. Participants had questions regarding changes coming in 2022 with the cost-of-living increase and how to modify direct deposit information with the Social Security Administration.