Social Security Articles

Beware the Social Security WEP & GPO

For some retirees, what they’re expecting to receive from Social Security isn’t what they’ll actually get. Learn about two specific rules – the WEP and GPO – that could, depending on your job, potentially reduce your benefit amount.

Yes, Social Security is on the brink

As you plan for retirement, keep this in mind: The monthly amount you’re expecting from Social Security could be a whole lot different than what you actually get. Allworth Co-CEO Scott Hanson shares a critical reminder.

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.