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That’s Not What I Meant To Say

That’s Not What I Meant To Say

Every once in a while, I’m reminded that something I say or write that I think is pretty clear and simple can be misinterpreted.
2/21/2024
Geezers, Floozies, and Valentines

Geezers, Floozies, and Valentines

When old Geezer passes away, his ex-wife, Floozie, is also eligible for widows benefits.
2/14/2024
Retirees With ‘Disabled Adult Children’

Retirees With ‘Disabled Adult Children’

The typical advice of retiring later for higher benefits doesn’t apply for seniors with a disabled adult son or daughter.
2/7/2024
How Your Retirement Benefit Is Calculated

How Your Retirement Benefit Is Calculated

Social Security retirement benefit is a percentage of your average monthly income using your highest 35 years of inflation-adjusted earnings.
1/31/2024
What We Expect From Government

What We Expect From Government

Medicare and social security haven’t changed much over the years but people’s expectations have changed quite a lot.
1/24/2024
Women and Social Security—Common Misunderstandings

Women and Social Security—Common Misunderstandings

Social security for married women often causes some confusion.
1/10/2024
Turning Full Retirement Age in 2024? Consider Filing for Benefits This Month

Turning Full Retirement Age in 2024? Consider Filing for Benefits This Month

Find out if filing for social security a few months early will be beneficial to you.
1/3/2024