On episode three of our Social Security Administration Website How to Video series, I will be showing you how to use the Social Security Quick Calculator. I love this calculator, it will give you a quick rough estimate of your benefits in today’s dollars or future Dollars. All you need to do is enter your […]
Believe it or not the Social Security Administration website SSA.Gov has some great tools and calculators. Not sure how to use them? Have no fear the Social Security Teacher is here! I have been waiting a while to use that line :). The first calculator in our How To Calculator Series is the Earnings Test […]
Social Security is likely to be one of your most important sources of retirement income. But the amount you will receive can vary considerably based on when you sign up and your marital status. Here are seven things you should know as you decide when to claim Social Security benefits. 1. Your full retirement age. […]
I am excited to announce that I will now be a regular contributor to the U.S. News On Retirement blog. The blog features topics including 401(k)s, IRAs, Social Security, Medicare, retirement lifestyles, and a variety of other aspects of retirement planning. My first article went live today, 7 Things to Know About Social Security Before […]
My buddy Benjamin Brandt host of Retirement Starts Today Radio was nice enough to have me as a guest on his popular podcast. It was a blast, thanks Benjamin. We even managed to keep the CrossFit talk to under 1 minute, which is almost impossible. 🙂 We did discuss however, if it is ever appropriate […]
This step by step video will teach you how to set your online social security account and how to view your annual benefits statement.