Having a my Social Security account can help you quickly get important information about your earnings and benefits.
Federal retiree income may be impacted by the WEP and the GPO. Legislation has advanced in the House to eliminate these provisions.
The 2023 COLA could be the largest for federal retirees in 40+ years.
The author says that neither political party has a viable plan to help Social Security.
These are five basic things to know about Social Security.
Federal employees who retire early under FERS and do not continue earning wages need to be aware of the impact to their Social Security benefits.
Social Security may be unable to fully pay benefits in the near future. Federal employees relying on it for part of their retirement income would be wise to make alternate plans.
A recent survey said that many younger Americans would be willing to work longer to shore up Social Security, but the author says this isn’t likely to help much.
An unusually high COLA could result in higher taxes for retirees.
An audit conducted by the SSA OIG found that some retirees impacted by GPO may be losing out on additional retirement benefits. Here is how to reclaim your benefits.