Social Security for the Divorced and Widowed

Social Security for the Divorced and Widowed

It’s never easy losing a spouse to divorce but when it comes to receiving Social Security Benefits it could certainly have its advantages. Check this out from ssa.gov. If you are divorced, your ex-spouse can receive benefits based on your record (even if you have...
Timing Your Social Security Benefits

Timing Your Social Security Benefits

If we knew exactly when we were going to die, timing our Social Security benefits would be a piece of cake. I hear all kinds of excuses for taking Social Security early but I’m not sure they make sense financially. Most people claim Social Security is going to run out...