Tag: Social Security Q&A
Russell Settle on July 29, 2021
A reader wonders if the Social Security earnings test will help or hurt her benefits payment.
Russell Settle on June 10, 2021
There are different answers to this important question.
Recent inflation figures were ugly. Here’s what they hint about the next Social Security benefits adjustment.
Russell Settle on May 13, 2021
A woman hopes to squeeze the most out of her spousal benefit.
Russell Settle on May 6, 2021
Other factors can impact the claiming decision.
Jeff Miller on April 1, 2021
Knowing when to claim can help you maximize benefits.
Russell Settle on March 11, 2021
Can a woman who has never worked get the maximum spousal benefit if her husband files for benefits before his full retirement age?
Jeff Miller on March 4, 2021
Waiting until age 70 to claim your benefit is often wise, but not always.
Jeff Miller on February 11, 2021
Some educated guesses can help you zero in on the right strategy.
Jeff Miller on February 4, 2021
A Social Security representative says you cannot boost benefits after age 70. But is that true?
Jeff Miller on January 21, 2021
Planning to retire early, or simply wondering about future spousal benefits? Here’s why you need to register for this account today.
Russell Settle on January 14, 2021
A widower asks about the wisdom of claiming Social Security survivors benefits at age 60.
Jeff Miller on January 7, 2021
A widow was told her benefit will not include a COLA. She wonders why.
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