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USA Today- 5 Social Security myths, DEBUNKED
“It's time to set the record straight. Millions of American retirees and future retirees depend on, or will depend on, income from Social Security to help provide a financially comfortable retirement, but there's so much misinformation out there about the program.... Read Full Article Here →
CNN Money Social Security Administration warns about scam callers
trying to steal your checks. “In a blog post Wednesday, the agency's Office of the Inspector General said people have been receiving calls from a number with a 323 area code.
‘The caller claims to be an [agency] employee, and in some instances, tells the victim that they are due a 1.7% cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) increase of their Social Security benefits," the post reads. The fraudsters attempt to "acquire personally identifiable information from victims to then edit the victims' direct deposit, address, and telephone information with [the agency].’”... Read Full Article Here →
ABC News Trustees project biggest Social Security increase in years
“Millions of Americans who rely on Social Security can expect to receive their biggest payment increase in years this January, according to projections released Thursday by the trustees who oversee the program.”... Read Full Article Here →
Beware Of Disability Income Tax Traps
"Workers' compensation payments are not taxable. And then there is social security disability income. SSDI had the same tax profile as social security retirement benefits. A dollar of social security benefits is never fully taxable. It can be exempt or either fifty cents or eight-five cents can be taxable. It depends on how much you received in the year and how much other taxable income you have." ... Read Full Article Here →