Tag: Social Security Q&A
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.
Jeff Miller on January 7, 2021
A widow was told her benefit will not include a COLA. She wonders why.
Russell Settle on December 17, 2020
Can an adult daughter tap into her late mother’s benefit?
Jeff Miller on December 10, 2020
Using the right strategy depends on fully understanding of how “spousal benefits” work.
Russell Settle on December 3, 2020
A husband and wife want to get creative with how they claim Social Security retirement benefits. Can they do so?
Jeff Miller on November 26, 2020
The rules are complicated when it comes to eligibility for survivors benefits.
Russell Settle on November 12, 2020
Understanding survivors benefits rules is the key to getting the most from your benefit.
Russell Settle on November 5, 2020
Social Security rules can be confusing. A little inexpensive help can straighten things out.
Russell Settle on October 15, 2020
A reader wonders whether his wife has to wait to get bigger benefits. Our expert has good news.
Russell Settle on October 8, 2020
The rules for survivor’s benefits can be confusing.
Jeff Miller on October 1, 2020
The government’s poor choice of words might cost you a lot of money. Here’s a suggestion for fixing that.
Jeff Miller on September 17, 2020
The federal government recently released a key statistic that gives clear insight into what next year’s COLA will be.
Jeff Miller on September 10, 2020
Recent events have put the future of Social Security in doubt. What do the changes mean for you?
Russell Settle on September 3, 2020
A couple were unaware of their right to a bigger benefit. Can they ask for a do-over?
Jeff Miller on August 20, 2020
Knowing when to retire and when to begin claiming benefits comes down to understanding yourself — and your finances.
Russell Settle on August 13, 2020
Different rules for claiming apply, depending on the year you were born.
Russell Settle on August 6, 2020
Your birthdate determines whether you can use a lucrative Social Security strategy.
Jeff Miller on July 16, 2020
Two factors determine how much money is coming to you.
Russell Settle on July 9, 2020
Making the wrong decision can prove costly.
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