The decisions you make now regarding your Social Security benefits can have a tremendous impact on the total amount you will receive over your lifetime. This article touches on things you should consider when deciding to file for your benefits.
Wondering how Social Security cost of living adjustments are determined? This article, written in the fall of 2017, provides insights about the COLA for 2018. Learn how your Social Security benefits are calculated and strategies to help you maximize them at our “Savvy Social Security Planning” Educational Workshop.
Learn the best time to file for Social Security at our next Educational Workshop. “Savvy Social Security Planning” will be held on January 30, 2018 at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens from 5:45 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. There is no cost to attend and a light supper will be provided..
Whether your 65th birthday is on the horizon or decades away, you should understand the parts of Medicare – what they cover, and where they come from.
Key Medicare enrollment periods are approaching. This fall and winter, there are three periods in which Medicare beneficiaries can either enroll or disenroll in forms of coverage. >> Oct. 15-Dec. 7, 2017: Open enrollment period. This is when you can exit Original Medicare (Part A & B) for a Medicare Advantage Plan (Part C) […]
Medicare enrollment is automatic for some. For those receiving Social Security benefits, the coverage starts on the first day of the month you turn 65. Your enrollment is also automatic when you are under 65, disabled, and receiving benefits from Social Security for 24 months. The exception to this would be for people with Amyotrophic […]