Perception vs. Reality There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees. Share | Have A Question About This Topic? Name Email Address Message Thank you! Oops! Related Content Social Security: By the Numbers Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you. Split Annuity Strategy Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal. Self-Employed Retirement Plans Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.