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DUST OFF YOUR FINANCIAL PLAN – February 23-28 is America Saves Week

The following is written by Kirk Larson, Washington Public Affairs Specialist with the Social Security Administration. DUST OFF YOUR FINANCIAL PLAN – February 23-28 is America Saves Week There is an old saying, “If you fail to plan, you plan to fail.”  That is very true when you start to consider retirement.  The 2014 Annual National Survey Assessing Household Savings …

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RING IN THE NEW YEAR WITH A COST OF LIVING ADJUSTMENT (COLA)

The following is written by Kirk Larson, Washington Public Affairs Specialist with the Social Security Administration. RING IN THE NEW YEAR WITH A COST OF LIVING ADJUSTMENT (COLA) Happy New Year from Social Security! Put down the champagne and ring in the New Year with a COLA! And we don’t mean the soda. In 2015, nearly 64 million Americans who …

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NOW IS THE TIME TO PREPARE FOR TAX SEASON

The following is written by Kirk Larson, Washington Public Affairs Specialist with the Social Security Administration. NOW IS THE TIME TO PREPARE FOR TAX SEASON Wise taxpayers may want to take advantage of winter months indoors to prepare for tax filing season this spring. Whether you are a small business owner, a retiree, or a new parent, here are some …

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ARE YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS TAXABLE?

The following is written by Kirk Larson, Washington Public Affairs Specialist with the Social Security Administration. ARE YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS TAXABLE? If you’ve recently begun receiving Social Security benefits or plan to apply in the near future, you may be wondering this tax season: are Social Security benefits taxable? The short answer is: sometimes. Some people have to pay …

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