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Social Security Q&A: Can My Military Service Increase My Benefits if I Had to ... - Forbes

Social Security Q&A: Can My Military Service Increase My Benefits if I Had to ... - Forbes | Social Security | Scoop.it
Social Security may be your largest or one of your largest assets. How you manage it, by deciding which benefits to collect and when, can make an absolutely huge difference to your lifetime benefits.
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A Social Security 'Fix' That Falls Short - Wall Street Journal (blog)

A Social Security 'Fix' That Falls Short - Wall Street Journal (blog) | Social Security | Scoop.it
Maya MacGuineas: The next time you hear candidates say they would solve Social Security's shortfall by eliminating the cap on wages, ask what else they would do.
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Getting smart about Social Security » Public Relations | Blog Archive ...

Getting smart about Social Security » Public Relations | Blog Archive ... | Social Security | Scoop.it
The Social Security system was never intended to be the sole means of support for retired Americans, but it is nonetheless the most important source of income for many retirees… Expert quote: “Nobody wants to starve now ...
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When should you start cashing in on Social Security? - Fortune (blog)

When should you start cashing in on Social Security? - Fortune (blog) | Social Security | Scoop.it
Marketplace.org When should you start cashing in on Social Security? Fortune (blog) Here's the deal, in grossly simplified form, which is the only way to deal with Social Security questions without bogging down.
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Social Security Facts: Don't Miss This Must-See Information - Motley Fool

Social Security Facts: Don't Miss This Must-See Information - Motley Fool | Social Security | Scoop.it
Social Security Facts: Don't Miss This Must-See Information Motley Fool In the following video, Dan Caplinger, The Motley Fool's director of investment planning, tells you how you can get the information you need to understand Social Security better.
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Health care Q&A: Social Security income - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Health care Q&A: Social Security income - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle | Social Security | Scoop.it
Health care Q&A: Social Security income Rochester Democrat and Chronicle My husband is retiring at end of year and neither one of us is eligible for Medicare. If our income is mainly from Social Security, is that included?
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When Social Security's Advisers Get It Wrong - PBS

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PBS When Social Security's Advisers Get It Wrong PBS So Jan can withdraw her benefit, collect a full spousal benefit, pay her Medicare Part B premium out of pocket, and, at 70, start taking her retirement benefit.
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Maximizing Social Security For Retirement - FedSmith.com

Maximizing Social Security For Retirement - FedSmith.com | Social Security | Scoop.it
Maximizing Social Security For Retirement FedSmith.com Most federal employees know that their federal annuity is a primary component of their eventual retirement. For FERS employees, though, their Social Security benefit can be equally important.
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The Definitive Guide to Social Security Benefits - The Dough Roller

The Definitive Guide to Social Security Benefits - The Dough Roller | Social Security | Scoop.it
The Definitive Guide to Social Security Benefits The Dough Roller If you worked less than 35 years, just add up the indexed income from each year you did work.
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Breakfast with Social Security - ChicagoNow (blog)

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Breakfast with Social Security ChicagoNow (blog) About a month ago I applied for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI). They haven't made a decision on my case as of yet. It could take as long as 90 days.
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Social Security, Medicare options reviewed - hngnews.com

Social Security, Medicare options reviewed - hngnews.com | Social Security | Scoop.it
Social Security, Medicare options reviewed hngnews.com People who retire at full retirement age receive 100 percent of their primary insurance amount. Those who retire at age 62 receive 75 percent of their primary insurance amount.
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When 'Fixed Income' Means Getting By On Social Security - NPR

When 'Fixed Income' Means Getting By On Social Security - NPR | Social Security | Scoop.it
NPR When 'Fixed Income' Means Getting By On Social Security NPR Social Security has long been thought of as just part of a retirement plan — along with pensions and savings — but it turns out a lot of people depend on it for most of their income.
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5 Myths About Social Security Busted - TheStreet.com

5 Myths About Social Security Busted - TheStreet.com | Social Security | Scoop.it
5 Myths About Social Security Busted TheStreet.com Pomerantz says there is a myth circulating that Social Security payouts are based on a worker's top 10 earning years. But that's not the case.
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Social Security Q&A: Will Sequencing Benefits Be Considered Aggressive and ... - Forbes

Social Security Q&A: Will Sequencing Benefits Be Considered Aggressive and ... - Forbes | Social Security | Scoop.it
Social Security may be your largest or one of your largest assets. How you manage it, by deciding which benefits to collect and when, can make an absolutely huge difference to your lifetime benefits.
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Top 10 Social Security Myths: Part 2

Don’t let your clients sacrifice their benefits on the altar of misinformation. In part two of our series, we debunk five more Social Security myths.
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Snag that delayed Social Security payments fixed - Boston.com

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Snag that delayed Social Security payments fixed Boston.com PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A problem that briefly delayed Social Security payments to more than 8,000 Rhode Islanders this week has been resolved.
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Social Security: Common Myths & Hard Facts - BankInvestmentConsultant.com (blog)

Social Security: Common Myths & Hard Facts - BankInvestmentConsultant.com (blog) | Social Security | Scoop.it
Social Security: Common Myths & Hard Facts BankInvestmentConsultant.com (blog) Social Security benefits represent the largest asset for many mass-affluent clients, according to a Society of Actuary study titled “The Impact of Running Out of Money...
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Your Lifetime Social Security Taxes and Benefits - Wall Street Journal

Your Lifetime Social Security Taxes and Benefits - Wall Street Journal | Social Security | Scoop.it
Your Lifetime Social Security Taxes and Benefits Wall Street Journal TAXES AND BENEFITS For both your own planning purposes and a better understanding of looming budget battles in Washington, check out a new report: "Social Security and Medicare...
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Boomers Beware: Are Online Social Security Benefit Calculators Safe? - PBS

Boomers Beware: Are Online Social Security Benefit Calculators Safe? - PBS | Social Security | Scoop.it
PBS Boomers Beware: Are Online Social Security Benefit Calculators Safe?
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Yes, Social Security Affects Long-term Deficits. And Here's How to Change That

Yes, Social Security Affects Long-term Deficits. And Here's How to Change That | Social Security | Scoop.it
Defenders of Social Security say all the time that this program has nothing to do with the deficit, and thus cuts to Social Security shouldn't be part of any long-term fiscal deal.
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Column: What about Social Security's rollout? - WTAQ

Column: What about Social Security's rollout? - WTAQ | Social Security | Scoop.it
Column: What about Social Security's rollout? WTAQ The tortuous, often controversial implementation of both Medicare and Social Security serves as an early template for the current controversies over the Obamacare rollout.
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How a Blogger Made Expanding Social Security a Respectable Idea

How a Blogger Made Expanding Social Security a Respectable Idea | Social Security | Scoop.it
More than half of American working-class households are at risk of being unable to sustain their standard of living past retirement.
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Social Security Terminology

Good reference: Social Security Terminology (English-Spanish) http://t.co/eMMSe8nsaj via @SciTechMatters
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Top Social Security Tax To Rise 2.9% In 2014; Benefits Going Up 1.5% - Forbes

Top Social Security Tax To Rise 2.9% In 2014; Benefits Going Up 1.5% - Forbes | Social Security | Scoop.it
Washington Post Top Social Security Tax To Rise 2.9% In 2014; Benefits Going Up 1.5% Forbes The adjustments announced today mean the maximum monthly Social Security check for a single baby boomer claiming benefits in 2014 at the “full” retirement...
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When to take Social Security - St. George Daily Spectrum

When to take Social Security - St. George Daily Spectrum | Social Security | Scoop.it
Washington Post When to take Social Security St. George Daily Spectrum Recipients are eligible for what is known as their “primary insurance amount” at their full retirement age. If you were born between 1943 and 1954, your full retirement age is 66.
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