Big Announcements to Social Security and Medicare-What They May Mean for You

October 16, 2015 2:08 pm

If you’re retired, and have started to collect Social Security you may want to skip this week’s news and go out and enjoy the fall weather that has arrived in New England. In the news are two announcements that can and will affect retirees- specifically those who collect Social Security and/or Medicare. Changes to Social […]

When Marriage Can Increase Social Security Benefits

January 31, 2014 12:00 am

Marriage has its benefits – especially when it comes to Social Security. But you have to be a bit patient.

Most people want to maximize the amount of money they receive from Social Security. For some people, with shortened life expectancies or …