If your ex-spouse is still living, you must take your own benefit before being eligible for an additional spousal benefit.
Robert Powell, CFP®
Aug 4, 2020
The earnings limit no longer applies at your full retirement age or FRA, say Jim Blair, a founder of the National Social Security Association.
Aug 3, 2020
Widows can draw benefits as a surviving divorced spouse as early as age 60, says Jim Blair, a founder of the National Social Security Association.
Jul 31, 2020
Social Security reduces your benefits by two-thirds of your government pension.
Jul 30, 2020
Sarah Brenner, an IRA expert with Ed Slott & Co., explains how taxpayers can fix an overcontribution to an IRA.
Jul 29, 2020
Financial planner David Cechanowicz explains how an ex-spouse can claim survivors Social Security benefit.
Jul 27, 2020
Jul 28, 2020
Financial adviser Mindy Cleaveland helps a reader learn how to get their economic impact payment.
Jul 23, 2020
Denise Appleby, the CEO of Appleby Retirement Consulting, explains who is a qualified individual under the CARES Act and who isn't.
Jul 22, 2020
Financial planner Leyla Morgillo, CFP, helps a reader learn when to apply for Social Security to get the highest possible benefit.
Jul 21, 2020
There are no restrictions on what you do with your coronavirus-related distribution, according to IRA expert Sarah Brenner.
Jul 20, 2020
May 15, 2020
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May 9, 2020
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May 2, 2020
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