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May 2020

Far-Reaching Effects of This Pandemic on Social Security and Taxes

2020-05-31T13:18:17-06:00

Long after the restaurants and hotels are open again, the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic will still be felt by many individuals and the country. During this time of [...]

Far-Reaching Effects of This Pandemic on Social Security and Taxes2020-05-31T13:18:17-06:00

Should You Claim Social Security Early Due to Financial Hardship?

2020-05-10T21:55:42-06:00

If your financial or employment situation has changed due to coronavirus, you may be rethinking your Social Security claiming strategy. While you can claim Social Security benefits as early as [...]

Should You Claim Social Security Early Due to Financial Hardship?2020-05-10T21:55:42-06:00

February 2020

What You Need to Know About Social Security Changes in 2020

2020-02-03T18:17:46-07:00

10,000 Baby Boomers are turning 65 every day[1], and Social Security will soon start to pay out more than it takes in.[2] While it’s unlikely that the government will ever [...]

What You Need to Know About Social Security Changes in 20202020-02-03T18:17:46-07:00

November 2019

Will Inflation Erode Your Social Security Benefit’s Buying Power?

2019-11-04T12:38:12-07:00

In 2019, Social Security benefits received a 2.8% increase[1] – the largest since 2012. But in 2020, benefits will only see a 1.6% increase[2]. Even though inflation is low right [...]

Will Inflation Erode Your Social Security Benefit’s Buying Power?2019-11-04T12:38:12-07:00

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January 2019

Why Can’t You Rely Solely on Social Security in Retirement?

2019-01-28T18:51:18-07:00

Social Security is only designed to replace a part of a retiree’s income, and the buying power of its benefits has decreased by a third since 2000, according to a [...]

Why Can’t You Rely Solely on Social Security in Retirement?2019-01-28T18:51:18-07:00

October 2018