Social Security benefits are not just for folks with an AARP membership card.
Congress and the IRS decided that you cannot leave your pre-tax retirement savings growing forever tax-deferred, so they chose 70½ for you to begin mandatory withdrawals.
Current thinking has 65 as the normal retirement age and that’s because at one time a worker could collect full Social Security benefits at age 65. No more.
For my money, the most significant national news story of 2013 is really an old story: the failure of our civic institutions – including the branches of government and the press – to provide true leadership or even function competently at key moments.
Democrat Katherine Clark has been sworn in as the state’s newest member of Congress.
The candidates seeking to fill Edward Markey’s old seat in the U.S. House are making their final appeals to voters in the Massachusetts’ 5th Congressional District.
Imagine if you went to work and didn’t get anything done. Someone would probably notice and you’d have to deal with the consequences.
Former state Sen. Richard Tisei has taken a step toward another potential run for the U.S. House.
Heck even John Stewart who’s somewhere left of Lenin and an ardent supporter of BHO and the far left is in “shock.” I think Stewart’s words were…..”there’s no way to even put a spin on this turd.”
Workers over 50 can contribute an extra $5,500 this year to their 401(k), 403(b), 457.