Explaining the Social Security Earnings Test

Explaining The Social Security Earnings Test

Social Security is an excellent source of retirement income for individuals and is generally incorporated when creating a retirement plan.  However, it comes with a number of limitations.  One of the larger limitations is an…

Social Security and Medicare Changes for 2017

Social Security And Medicare Changes For 2017

The Social Security Administration (SSA) announced a number of changes for 2017 that will affect high income earners in the workforce as well as those that are retired. For those in the workforce, the maximum…

What the 2016 Social Security Changes Mean for You

What The 2016 Social Security Changes Mean For You

On Monday, Nov. 2, 2015, President Barack Obama signed the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015. This new law contained several provisions, but one specifically impacts Social Security claiming strategies. While the new laws may somewhat…

Social Security: Where Can I Find My Statement?

In 2011, the Social Security Administration stopped mailing physical Social Security statements to workers. The SSA just recently rolled out a website that allows workers to access information about benefits and to review their personal…