Women failing to max out Social Security benefits in retirement
Eight in 10 retired women collecting Social Security benefits took those benefits early, locking in a lower lifetime income, according to Nationwide's "2016 Social Security Study."
How to maximize Social Security benefits for women
4 scenarios that affect the optimal time for a woman to begin drawing Social Security.
What Social Security isn’t telling you about your money
Why Americans getting ready to claim their Social Security benefits may not be getting crucial information they need to make the best decisions for their retirement.
Clinton, Trump campaigns turn Social Security politics on its head
Both candidates oppose reducing Social Security benefits, a key building block often proposed to curb the federal budget deficit.
Social Security Pulls Back on Requiring Two-Factor Authentication
Lawmakers and senior groups protested the security requirements; nearly a quarter of seniors don't have a cell phone.
Why aren't retirement savers choosing annuities?
Savers turn away from annuities based on behavioral factors, Center for Retirement Research says.
How to correctly claim Social Security spousal benefits
A case study in claiming Social Security spousal benefits.
Social Security Replacement Rates Fall as Wives Earn More
Although women make up nearly half of the U.S. labor force, Social Security is still designed for single-income couples, according to CRR.
Trump's Social Security plan depends on immigrants
Trump claims he could end Social Security's shortfall through huge income-tax cuts.
Republican-Led Social Security Bill Would Raise Taxes. Yes, You Read That Right.
The S.O.S. Act contains provisions disliked by Democrats and Republicans. Policy experts have received it warmly