Originally Posted by Taco John
I would expect that in cases like that, you could have what I would consider a true social safety net - something that an individual could only access if they passed the means test for it. I would expect it would be enough to live on, but maybe not so comfortably. Something like that would be a lot cheaper and probably much more effective than the system we have now.
Your speaking of a fantasy world. Never pass or get approval.
I know you hate to admit it but Social Security is government at its best. A social safety net provided to all and all contribute.