Social Security Bill Would Raise Retirement Age, Slow COLAs
The Save Our Social Security Act employs a combination of revenues, benefit adjustments and raising the retirement age while preserving early retirement.
11 Medicare Mistakes to Avoid
The rules of Medicare are complicated and laden with deadlines that are costly to miss.
Alicia Munnell Examines 6 Ways to Boost Retirement Savings
The Bipartisan Policy Center lists some ideas, but one proposal in particular "severely limits the usefulness of the document," retirement scholar Munnell says.
Social Security Trustees Project Only 0.2% COLA in 2017
The trustees have released their annual report on when the funds are expected to run dry, and the disabilty fund actually got some good news.
Top 4 Reasons You Better Discuss Social Security With Clients
Among them, the risk of losing clients who would rather switch to an advisor who will.
Social Security COLA Could Be Zero in 2017, Senior Group Fears
Social Security recipients have lost 23% of their buying power since 2000, the Senior Citizens League says.
Kotlikoff Joins the Presidential Fray
Move over, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. There's an economist and Social Security expert running for president.
Kotlikoff: Congress Took a ‘Meat Cleaver’ to Social Security Claiming Rules
Laurence Kotlikoff tells ThinkAdvisor about “gotchas” in the new rules beyond ending file-and-suspend and points out a loophole that could give some couples $120,000.
Voters Say Preserving Social Security Is Top Economic Issue: Poll
Even among 18- to 34-year-olds, more than half said Social Security should be the next president's top economic concern, AICPA found.
Older Voters Demand Leadership on Social Security From Next President: AARP Poll
Eighty-two percent of voters 50 and older in an AARP survey said a basic threshold for presidential leadership was having a plan for Social Security.