Social Security

Social Security

Social Security Facts

According to the latest data I found, 59 million Americans are receiving Social Security benefits totaling $863 billion.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/03/2015

Social Security Administration (WBZ-TV)

The History Of Social Security

Social Security benefits are not just for folks with an AARP membership card.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/02/2015

Social Security, Checks, Retirement

Key Retirement Birthdays: Age 65, Social Security Mentality

Current thinking has 65 as the normal retirement age because at one time a worker could collect full Social Security benefits at age 65. No more.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/29/2015

Social Security Administration (WBZ-TV)

Social Security Keystroke Mistake Declares Thousands Dead Each Year

It’s estimated the Social Security Administration mistakenly declares about 14,000 people dead each year.

10/31/2014

(File photo by David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Scams And Scammers Are Everywhere

We get smartphones and scammers somehow figure out how to outsmart us and our smartphones.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/29/2014

Social Security, Checks, Retirement

Retirement Plans At Work

More and more employers are eliminating their pension plans and only 60% of employers currently offer retirement plans.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/24/2014

Money Roll

How To Achieve A Comfortable Retirement

This rarely happens, but retirement planning should start with your first job.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/03/2014

(Photo courtesy: U.S. Social Security Administration)

Social Security And Women

Social Security is synonymous with retirement income, but it is much more.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/02/2014

Women, Money, Benefits

The Retirement Income Gap

The retirement income gap is currently 44 cents for women for every $1 that men will collect and it’s been well reported that more women than men will encounter financial hardship during retirement.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/01/2014

Bag Lady, Hunger

Bag Lady Syndrome

For many women their biggest fear is that they will be penniless and homeless in their old age and unable to afford food, shelter, and medical care.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/29/2014

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