Waiting until at least full retirement age gives you a full benefit and some options you don’t have by filing early.
Taking tax refund money to pay what a filer owes another government agency is not unusual. A federal lawsuit, however, says the Social Security Administration went too far.
Making nearly everybody pay taxes on Social Security is one way to cut its looming deficit.
Financial whizzes at the Pension Research Council suggest giving Social Security recipients a cash bonus for delayed claiming. What do you think?
This advice will help you make the most of your Social Security benefits.
Read the fine print when you work with your investment professional. While they tend to be knowledgeable about taxes, there’s a disclaimer somewhere that they aren’t providing you tax advice.
The president’s 2016 budget proposal has lot of suggestions that affect older Americans.
Social Security makes it a little easier to pay Uncle Sam what you owe him.
Ida May Fuller claimed the first Social Security benefit check ever, 75 years ago on Jan. 31, 1940. Qualifying for benefits remains a worthy goal.
Despite availability of online and telephone access, sometimes going to the Social Security office is the right thing to do.