Social Security Articles

Social Security questions few people think to ask

Social Security is complex thanks to all the multiple claiming options – and this is especially true if you’re married (or have ever been married). Learn what you should keep in mind before filing.

Why age 60 is key for your Social Security benefit

There are a lot of important factors that go into calculating your Social Security benefit amount. But there’s one you probably don’t know about – and this year, it’s a really big deal for more than four million pre-retirees.

For the Future of Social Security, Just Look Back

Social Security’s past is affecting your future. Learn about the early days of this 84-year-old program and the three ways its original design is still shaping your retirement to this day.