Social Security

Be of service this Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Be of service this Martin Luther King Jr. Day

| January 19, 2014

The Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service provides an opportunity to answer “Life’s most persistent and urgent question…’What are you doing for others?’”

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Medicare is the best care if you are age 65 or older

Medicare is the best care if you are age 65 or older

| January 18, 2014

If you are age 65 or older and haven’t signed up for Medicare Part B (Medical Insurance), now is the time to consider doing so. The general enrollment period for Medicare Part B runs from Jan. 1 through March 31 each year. Before you make a decision about general enrollment, we want to share some […]

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Prepare for tax season with these Social Security tax tips

Prepare for tax season with these Social Security tax tips

| January 13, 2014

Wise taxpayers may want to take advantage of winter months indoors to prepare for tax filing season this spring, whether you are a small business owner, a retiree, or a new parent.

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Ring the New Year with a ‘COLA’

Ring the New Year with a ‘COLA’

| January 5, 2014

This year, more than 60 million Americans are receiving a 1.5 percent cost of living adjustment (COLA) in their monthly benefit payment.

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Avoid winter’s perils by going online for Social Security business

Avoid winter’s perils by going online for Social Security business

| December 27, 2013

Old Man Winter arrives this month. For much of the United States, that can mean the possibility of temperatures below freezing and winter storms.

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A novel (but good) idea for a holiday gift

A novel (but good) idea for a holiday gift

| December 19, 2013

Think about giving friends and family something that will help them for years to come—assistance in creating their own my Social Security account.

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Resolve to create a better retirement financial plain in 2014

Resolve to create a better retirement financial plain in 2014

| December 15, 2013

Another New Year is just around the corner, offering a new opportunity to improve your life in any number of ways with a wise New Year’s resolution or two. But, one good idea for many might be creating (or updating) a long-term financial plan.

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Social Security serves those who’ve served

Social Security serves those who’ve served

| November 28, 2013

SOCIAL SECURITY On Nov. 11, we honored our nation’s veterans for their service to America. What better time than now to tell you—and for you to help spread the word—about the many benefits and wealth of information Social Security has available for veterans and military personnel. Social Security recognizes those who put their lives on […]

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Social Security part of the perfect recipe for retirement

Social Security part of the perfect recipe for retirement

| November 21, 2013

SOCIAL SECURITY  Succulent turkey (smoked), Savory stuffing, baked ham with the pineapple rings, Maraschino cherries and cloves, green bean casserole, homemade macaroni and cheese, greens, chitlins, corn bread, giblet gravy, cranberry sauce, sweet potato pie, pound and German chocolate cake, peach cobbler and homemade ice cream. Whew!! I need to stop, but I could keep […]

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Share Social Security tip with your wise elders

Share Social Security tip with your wise elders

| November 7, 2013

While the baby boom era is behind us, the effects will live on. The number of people reaching the autumn season of life is higher than ever. In fact, the World Health Organization reports that there are around six hundred million people aged 60 and older living in the world today. That number is expected […]

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