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How Good Social Security Planning Can Offset 'Disturbing' Trend Hurting Widows

While researching the impact of male Social Security claiming and poverty rates for widows, I have read article after . . .
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When helpful advice turns into long-term hardship

Several calls to our office in the past month reaffirm what advisors with Social Security expertise see all too often — . . .
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The software field you should never leave blank

At the end of the software’s client wizard, or input screens, you see the question, “What is the desired pre-tax monthly . . .
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Do you go with the cashflow?

If you have a client who questions the benefit amount in a strategy, walk him or her through a selected strategy’s . . .
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Change to printed client report better illustrates income gap

Many subscribers have been asking for a column that calculates the additional years of work and non-Social Security . . .
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How the Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage impacts Social Security claiming

The June 26th Supreme Court decision that same-sex couples have a constitutional right to marry in all states has . . .
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What is that new tab over there?

Once you are logged into your Social Security Timing® software account, you’ll notice a new cog wheel tab at the top . . .
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Brace yourself: election season is here!

Every two years, we get a small dose of election campaign rhetoric regarding Social Security, and every four years, we . . .
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