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Social Security Tips for December, 2017

  Will getting married affect benefits?   You could have clients getting engaged this holiday season. Be prepared to answer their inevitable question – will getting married affect my benefits?   If receiving Social Security disability or retirement benefits and they marry, their benefit will stay the same. Here’s how marriage may affect other benefits: […]

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Social Security Tips for November 2017

Phone Call Scammers Unfortunately some of you may be receiving threatening messages from an unknown number indicating that their Social Security benefits will stop immediately unless they provide some personal information. It is happening daily to thousands of Americans. It is not Social Security calling. Social Security will never do any of the following: Call […]

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Social Security Tips for October 2017

Monthly Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits for more than 66 million Americans will increase 2.0 percent in 2018. The 2.0 percent cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) will begin with benefits payable to more than 61 million Social Security beneficiaries in January 2018.  Increased payments to more than 8 million SSI beneficiaries will begin on […]

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Social Security Tips for April 2017

Celebrate National #SocialSecurity Month!     Take ‘5 Steps Toward YOUR Financial Security’ www.socialsecurity.gov/agency/5-steps-toward-your-financial-security Follow Social Security and USA.Gov on Facebook to participate in a live chat on April 20 highlighting Social Security’s 5 Steps Toward Your Financial Security. The livestream will start at 7:00 p.m. ET and will include questions from the public. We look forward […]

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