Social Security

  1. Will Raising the Retirement Age Save Social Security?

    Social Security is the federal government’s biggest expenditure. Here's why raising ...
  2. Social Security: How to File and Suspend Online ...

    If you’re between the ages of 62 and 70, you could add up to $60,000 to your Social ...
  3. Retired with an HSA? How to Make the Most of ...

    Here's how advisors can help retired clients make the most of HSAs and avoid mistakes. ...
  4. This Social Security Collection Strategy Expires ...

    A Social Security collection strategy used by many couples to maximize benefits will ...
  5. File & Suspend Ends April 29th: How to Adjust

    Retirees, near-retirees and their financial advisors are about to lose a $60k Social ...
  6. A Guide to Social Security Dependent Benefits

    Advisors and their clients tend to focus on Social Security retirement benefits. ...
  1. These Are the Top Jobs for Retirees (SBUX)

    Learn some of the best jobs available for retirees who want to stay busy. These include ...
  2. Are You An Investor Seeking For More Income?

    For income-seeking investors, it's hard to turn down a double-digit dividend yield ...
  1. Countdown to Retirement

    Retirement is staring you in the face...and decisions are looming about your savings, ...
  2. The Complete Guide To Retirement Planning For ...

    Everything you need to know about retirement planning if you are in your 50s.
  1. What is the maximum I can receive from my Social Security retirement benefit?

    Understand the maximum Social Security benefit amount for someone retiring in 2016 at full retirement age and the basics ...
  2. Am I losing the right to collect spousal Social Security benefits before I collect ...

    The new budget eliminates this benefit for anyone who hasn't reached age 62 by December 31, 2015.
  3. What's the difference between Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental ...

    Both Social Security Disability Insurance and Supplemental Security Income are administered by the Social Security Administration, ...
  4. How does my spousal Social Security benefit work?

    Understand the basics of spousal Social Security benefits, when you are eligible to apply, and how your age and employment ...
  1. 7 Counterintuitive Retirement Strategies That ...

    Seven misconceptions about retirement that you should avoid
  2. 10 Last-Minute Retirement Tips

    The months leading up to your retirement can be the most crucial in terms of planning. ...
  3. 5 Tricks For Stretching Your Social Security ...

    Although Social Security is no cash cow, there are a few ways to boost your benefits. ...
  4. Top 7 Social Security Myths: Exposed

    A look at several myths that surround Social Security benefits.
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