You may not have to pay a Medicare surcharge if you meet the standards and appeal.
New Jersey Gov. Christie, putting his toe in the presidential waters, gave a speech offering 12 ways to put Social Security and Medicare on a sounder financial footing.
When an economist looked at his own benefits, this is what he saw.
Considering health care costs, a long-term care strategy and managing longevity risk, the goal of not running out of retirement income requires a lot of financial planning.
Get out of the way! Grandma is taking over.
One-third of people born in 1946 — the first baby boomers — took Social Security at 62, mostly because their options were limited.
Retirement savings are inadequate. Social Security is shrinking. Will most of us work until we drop?
Medicare cards with Social Security numbers on them encourage fraud. It’s time for Congress to fix that.
If you think you’ll come up short in retirement, here are some ways to get more money.
Along with both spouses being able to handle the family’s finances, it’s also important to put together a listing of accounts, insurance policies, health care directives, powers of attorney and wills.