Social Security

social security newsSet a Goal, Make a Plan and Save by Jim Borland.  I have a question for you. Did you know it’s America Saves Week? Here’s another one, are you saving for your retirement? One more, if you will, when was the last time you looked at your savings account?  America Saves Week is an annual opportunity to reassess your answers to these questions and ask yourself if you are saving in the way your future demands.  Read full article here >>
social security newsSocial Security in the cross hairs: overestimating the deficit By ALICIA H. MUNNELL.  Social Security may be at risk after the November elections. Critics are writing op-eds saying that benefits – relative to previous earnings – are very high, and the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has come out with an astounding estimate of the 75-year deficit. The stage is being set for benefit reductions.  Read full article here >>

social-securityGet Educated about Your Social Security Benefits by Jim Borland.   If you’ve been to the Social Security website before, you’ll notice the new homepage is even better.  It’s been redesigned based on your feedback. The top suggestion received was to list all of our content on one page so that’s what you’ll see when you visit www.socialsecurity.gov. You’ll now find it’s easier than ever to find what you want without reading through a lot of links.  Read full article here >>