Social Security Benefits

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Social Security Claiming Changes Justified?

After more than a month of working with congressional staffers, Social Security has issued guidance on the strategies that married couples can use when filing for retirement benefits. Changes aimed at closing so-called “unintentional Social Security loopholes” were included in the Bipartisan Budget Act passed in early November.

Baby Boomer Social Security Shocker

Two popular methods of claiming Social Security benefits, "File-and-Suspend" and "File-and-Restrict," are disappearing thanks to the budget deal worked out between Congress and the White House.