Social Security Benefits 101

Social Security Benefits 101

People mostly associate Social Security with retirement income but are not aware of the other benefits that the Social Security Administration (SSA) pays out for other significant life situations. Here is an overview of all the benefits available through the SSA....
Top 5 Tax Traps to Avoid in Retirement

Top 5 Tax Traps to Avoid in Retirement

Most people are shocked to learn that the biggest expense in retirement, that long-sought oasis after a lifetime of hard work, won’t be a mortgage, healthcare, or green fees at the local golf course. It will be taxes! The unfortunate reality is that even the...