Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Monday, August 12, 2013 4:04 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Iowa Sen. Tom Harkin would raise the Social Security wage tax cap, but give higher earners a nickel extra for every dollar they earn above this year’s cap.

Thursday, June 20, 2013 5:43 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Removing the earnings cap from payroll taxes could have unintended consequences.

Thursday, February 07, 2013 5:55 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Many readers urged that Social Security’s wage cap be eliminated so high earners pay more. How much should they pay?