The Most Powerful People in American Politics Are Over 65 President Trump is 73. His leading rival is 77. And many of their strongest supporters — vulnerable to the coronavirus but enormously influential politically — are eligible for Social Security. NYTimes.com - Published 2 days ago
Sanders hits Biden over Social Security, trade, as new U.S. presidential contests loom Bernie Sanders launched a full-throated attack against Joe Biden on Friday, assailing his Democratic presidential rival over his record on trade, abortion, gay rights and Social Security, as the pair.. Reuters - Published 3 weeks ago
Sanders blasts Biden over trade, gay rights as new Democratic contests loom Bernie Sanders launched a full-throated attack against Joe Biden on Friday, assailing his Democratic presidential rival over his record on trade, abortion, gay rights and Social Security, as the pair.. Reuters - Published 3 weeks ago
Avoid these 4 traps when claiming Social Security Millions of Americans plan to apply for Social Security or disability benefits, but there are a few things that could go wrong when applying.
USATODAY.com - Published on February 19, 2020 Social Security: Here's what Trump's proposed budget could mean for your benefits Trump's proposed 2021 budget includes cuts to the part of Social Security that provides benefits to disabled workers not monthly retirement benefits.
USATODAY.com - Published on February 12, 2020
Social Security: Where Do the 2020 Candidates Stand? Democratic presidential contenders are proposing expanding benefits, including Joe Biden, whose stance has evolved. President Trump’s position is much less clear. NYTimes.com - Published on February 7, 2020
Missing years? Zeroes? Here are key things to understand about your Social Security statements A key financial task you should complete each year is checking your Social Security statement. Here are six things to know.
USATODAY.com - Published on January 31, 2020
Biden hits back at Sanders over Social Security. The two leading candidates have clashed repeatedly over the subject, which is of great importance to older Iowa caucusgoers. NYTimes.com - Published on January 26, 2020 ‘Well Joe, you’re wrong’: Sanders hits back at Biden on climate. After days of back-and-forth jabs over Social Security, the two men have turned to attacking each other over their plans to fight climate change. NYTimes.com - Published on January 26, 2020
Biden has made a few misleading claims recently. Here’s a look. The former vice president has skirted around the truth this month about his record on Social Security, race and birth control. NYTimes.com - Published on January 26, 2020
Fact-Checking Joe Biden Before the Iowa Caucuses The former vice president has made inaccurate claims this month about his record on Social Security, race and foreign policy. NYTimes.com - Published on January 26, 2020
3 things you can do in 2020 to get your finances in shape for retirement From Roth conversions to better management of Social Security, here are some retirement planning strategies to consider in the new year.
USATODAY.com - Published on January 26, 2020
Trump Tries to Walk Back Entitlement Comments as Democrats Pounce A day after President Trump suggested he was open to cutting entitlement programs in a second term, he insisted he would protect Social Security. NYTimes.com - Published on January 23, 2020 Joe Biden-Bernie Sanders' argument on Social Security spills into final sprint for Iowa With less than two weeks before the Iowa caucuses, each is arguing they have the strongest records of protecting Social Security
USATODAY.com - Published on January 23, 2020
That letter from the IRS could be a fake. Watch out for this tax scam and others in 2020 Crooks want your Social Security number and other personal information to file fake returns so they can to steal tax refunds.
USATODAY.com - Published on January 23, 2020 Biden and Sanders Trade Attacks Over Honesty and Social Security A day after they seemed to have brokered a truce, Joe Biden released a video criticizing “Bernie’s negative attacks” and Bernie Sanders responded with one blasting his rival’s record on Social.. NYTimes.com - Published on January 22, 2020
Joe Biden accuses Bernie Sanders' campaign of misrepresenting his Social Security record by sharing 'doctored video' The Biden-Sanders fight over Social Security comes a little more than two weeks before the Feb. 3 Iowa caucuses.
USATODAY.com - Published on January 19, 2020 'Simply a lie,' Biden accuses Sanders campaign of releasing 'doctored' video Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden accused rival Bernie Sanders's campaign on Saturday of disseminating a "doctored" video edited to falsely appear to show the former vice president supporting.. Reuters - Published on January 19, 2020
4 changes coming to Social Security in 2020 If you're one of some 69 million Americans who receive Social Security or SSI benefits, you'll notice some changes in 2020. Here are four.
USATODAY.com - Published on January 17, 2020 Former Mrs. Florida headed to prison for stealing elderly mom's Social Security checks Former beauty queen Karyn Turk plead guilty in September to a misdemeanor charge of Social Security fraud.
USATODAY.com - Published on January 10, 2020
Appeals Court Nominee Shaped DeVos’s Illegal Loan Forgiveness Effort Steven J. Menashi, who could be confirmed Thursday, helped devise an Education Department plan to use Social Security data to deny students debt relief, an effort that a judge ruled violated privacy.. NYTimes.com - Published on November 7, 2019 You'll only get a small increase in Social Security benefits in 2020. What should you do? Social Security beneficiaries will receive a small, 1.6% increase in their monthly check starting in 2020. What should they do to cope?
USATODAY.com - Published on October 16, 2019
FAFSA, Social Security and four other key money deadlines this fall From the first day you can apply for financial aid, to enrolling in your company's health plan, here are key dates to mark on your financial calendar
USATODAY.com - Published on October 4, 2019 UBI is Social Security for the 21st century. Andrew Yang's plan would help Americans. Andrew Yang's plan would help a lot of Americans. 'Universal basic income' is a dividend in the prosperity the U.S. has achieved, writes Gisèle Huff.
USATODAY.com - Published on September 30, 2019
Woman hid dead mom's body in a tub to collect her Social Security money, police say Paula Ann Bergold, 60, placed the body of her 89-year-old mother Ruby in a plastic tub and hid it in the basement of her home in Peshtigo, Wisconsin.
USATODAY.com - Published on September 25, 2019 Does working past 70 affect my Social Security benefits? If I work past 70, even though my employer keeps deducting for Social Security, will earnings during year age 71 be used to recalculate my benefits?
USATODAY.com - Published on September 18, 2019
A Debate Recap, and a Debate Preview: This Week in the 2020 Race Also this week, Kamala Harris releases a long-awaited plan, Elizabeth Warren wants to expand Social Security, and President Trump has a new Republican challenger. NYTimes.com - Published on September 14, 2019 White House hopeful Warren would expand Social Security retirement benefits U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren said on Thursday that if elected to the White House, she would expand Social Security, the retirement program administered by the federal government, by increasing.. Reuters - Published on September 12, 2019
Elizabeth Warren’s Social Security Plan: Raise Benefits by $200 a Month In her latest proposal to redistribute wealth in the United States, Ms. Warren calls for raising taxes on the rich to expand Social Security benefits. NYTimes.com - Published on September 12, 2019 Twitter moves to foil hackers after Chloe Grace Moretz's feed hijacked A tweet from the Hollywood actress's account claimed to reveal Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's Social Security number CBS News - Published on September 4, 2019
5 Indicted in Identity Theft Scheme That Bilked Millions From Veterans The defendants obtained Social Security numbers and bank account information from a technician who worked for the military, the Justice Department said. NYTimes.com - Published on August 22, 2019 Consider survivor benefits, life expectancy when collecting Social Security checks Not everyone's an expert on Social Security. But planning ahead and understanding survivor benefits can avoid budget disaster after a spouse's death.
USATODAY.com - Published on August 7, 2019
Democrats or Republicans: Which party has the best plan to fix Social Security? Changes will soon need to be made, so it's time to consider which line of thinking should be applied to Social Security.
USATODAY.com - Published on August 4, 2019 Capital One data breach: 1 arrested, tens of millions of customers affected A hacker gained access to personal information from more than 100 million Capital One credit applications, the bank said Monday as federal authorities arrested a suspect in the case. Paige A. Thompson,.. WorldNews - Published on July 30, 2019
Equifax to pay up to $700M in ‘17 data breach settlement WASHINGTON — Equifax will pay up to $700 million to settle with the U.S. and states over a 2017 data breach that exposed Social Security numbers and other private information of nearly 150 million.. WorldNews - Published on July 22, 2019 Amy Klobuchar unveils plan to address medical needs of aging Americans 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Amy Klobuchar is unveiling a comprehensive proposal to help older Americans and their families. Her plan would tackle chronic conditions like Alzheimer's,.. CBS News - Published on July 12, 2019
Do the math. Here's why you shouldn't claim Social Security at 62 How will you decide when to claim Social Security? Many would-be beneficiaries use an analysis which tells them the age when it makes the most sense.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 11, 2019 Medicare and Social Security on insolvency paths, report warns The bedrock retirement programs for middle- and working-class Americans are in shaky financial shape, report shows CBS News - Published on June 28, 2019
Almost all Americans take Social Security at wrong time, losing out on $111,000 study says Only 4% of retirees claim the benefit at the optimal time. Everyone else is losing out on $111,000 per household CBS News - Published on June 28, 2019 Doing this one thing with your Social Security could mean losing $100,000 in retirement Americans will lose $111,000 per household by taking Social Security benefits too early into their retirement, rather than using their own savings.
USATODAY.com - Published on June 28, 2019 3 things that'll cause your Social Security benefits to go down The average Social Security beneficiary today receives $17,532 a year Here are three things that will cause a reduction to your benefits.
USATODAY.com - Published on June 3, 2019