Social Security Spousal Benefits: Maximize Your Benefits

Social Security Spousal Benefits: Maximize Your Benefits

Understanding Social Security Spousal Benefits

Spousal benefits offer a way for married individuals to receive a portion of their spouse’s Social Security retirement allowance, including survivor’s benefits. These benefits can be especially helpful for spouses who had lower earnings or did not work outside the home. View full post…

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Social Security Benefits

Social Security Benefits

Social Security – Are You Up To Speed With the Changes?

If you’re still working part time and retired, up to 85% of your Social Security  benefits may be taxable. This unfair rule was started by Congress during the Reagan administration in 1984. They decided initially that up to 50% of benefits would be taxed again depending on certain income limits.

Many of our seniors who are retiring and beginning to collect Social Security are surprised to learn that their benefits are subject to taxation a second time. It shouldn’t come as a surprise though. When you’re dealing with View full post…

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