By Heather L. Schreiber, RICP®, HLS Retirement Consulting, LLC
Who collects Social Security today?
Eighty-four percent of non-married retirees and 85 percent of married retirees collect Social Security benefits. Fifty-five percent of Social Security beneficiaries in 2016 were women.
Let’s look at the relative importance of Social Security in the broader scope […]
By Matthew Allen, CEO, Social Security Advisors
About 70 percent of Americans fail to make a smart Social Security decision and instead just guess or claim early. On average, this costs about $120,000 per couple and amounts to about $25 billion per year in lost benefits.
Why is this happening? Social Security is […]
Cindy Hounsell, JD, President of Wiser, Mary Beth Franklin, CFP®, and Betty Meredith, CFA, CFP®, CRC®, President of Int’l Retirement Resource Center
Most people are familiar with the issues that are unique to women. We’re talking about some issues that may be less familiar.
Women earn less. It seems to be […]
Retirement income planning is complex, as it requires breaking down the silos of retirement plan […]
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