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1 hr ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

Social Security Q and A: Medicare

Question: My dad is finding it hard to pay for the prescription drugs he needs even though he has Medicare prescription coverage.


Related Topix: Medicare, Health, Personal Finance, York, ME, Opinion

1 hr ago | Daily Kos

Iowa Democrat Jim Mowrer takes on Steve King's 'damaging' record

Rep. Steve King, the Republican's go-to guy on immigration reform , is facing the toughest challenge in his career as Congress's most obnoxious loud-mouth.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Steve King, Life, Veteran Affairs, Personal Finance, Liberal Political News

2 hrs ago | Business Times

Social security system in S'pore: Bridging the divide

Part of life: Employers should look at including retirement awareness as part of their corporate social responsibility and employee benefit programmes, and consider whether a corporate pension plan is needed to augment the CPF.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Pension, Opinion

2 hrs ago | The Item

Belleville man pleads guilty in mortgage fraud scheme

A Belleville man has admitted to conspiring to defraud financial institutions as part of a $15 million mortgage fraud scheme, according to the office of U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman.


Related Topix: Belleville, NJ, North Wildwood, NJ, Personal Finance, Totowa, NJ, Orange, NJ, East Orange, NJ

5 hrs ago | Real Clear Politics

The 2014 Midterms: An Election Without a Cause

On a sunny afternoon last week, nostalgia permeated the musty air inside the nearly century-old David & Helen Getman Memorial Home, which remains a fixture of this hardscrabble city that once was home to the nation's glove-making industry.


Related Topix: Sha Na Na, Pop/Rock, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), US News, Personal Finance, Medicare, Health, State of the Union

9 hrs ago | InvestmentNews

Inflation, markets affect Social Security claiming decision

Deciding when and how to claim Social Security benefits is not just a simple matter of collecting smaller checks earlier or bigger checks later.


Related Topix: Personal Finance

10 hrs ago | Fox News

It's Time to Hug it Out with Your 401

The 401 turns 40 on Sept. 2, and it is no exaggeration to say that it has revolutionized retirement for millions of Americans, providing them a way to spend the last phase of their lives with greater financially security than previous generations.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Law, Employment / Labor Law, Pension, IRA

14 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

New York Social Security Disability Lawyer Adnan Munawar Weighs in on ...

According to Stone, while it is true that a rising number of people are receiving Social Security Disability benefits, these developments were mostly anticipated and should be manageable if policy makers make smart decisions.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, New York, Control Group

18 hrs ago | The Item

When your second career starts at 73

As it does for many Americans today, the milestone came in phases. The first phase began two years ago when he went part time in his role as the director of the educational development office for the medical school at the University of Miami and his $120,000 salary dropped to about $70,000.


Related Topix: Miami, FL, Personal Finance, Pension, Coconut Grove, FL

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Nashua Telegraph

Duo behind fake golf cart ads fight harassment law

The next day, her husband, Jim, began getting phone calls late at night from people inquiring about a Harley Davidson motorcycle.


Related Topix: Motorcycles, Harley-Davidson Motorcycle, Personal Finance

Free Seminar on Social Security and Estate Planning

Live the life you've imagined in retirement. Come to our workshop and find out: a What Social Security has to offer you a How and when you're eligible to receive benefits a Things to consider in deciding when to take income a Strategies for collecting - to help maximize your benefits Find out ways to help maximize your Social Security Retirement ... (more)


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Estate Planning, Middlefield, CT

WBAY-TV Green Bay

President Obama touts workers, economy and economic patriotism in Wisconsin

President Obama has arrived in Milwaukee, where he's speaking at a Labor Day gathering of union workers and their families at Laborfest.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Gwen Moore, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, Personal Finance

News Max

Paul Ryan's Way Forward: Entitlement Reform

To take the measure of this uncommonly interesting public man, begin with two related facts about him.


Related Topix: US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Wisconsin, Personal Finance


Union-Crazy Hollywood Hearts Labor Day

Hollywood might be the most unionized town in America, with one of the few remaining industries where there's a shop collecting dues from almost everyone.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Labor Day, Medicare, Personal Finance, Health, Pension

Courier News

American socialism is alive and well

American socialism is alive and well We just know it under different labels, even if we don't recognize it Check out this story on No one thinks the Federal Reserve is ready to reduce its stimulus when it meets this week J. Scott Applewhite/AP FILE - This March 27, 2009 file photo, shows the Federal ... (more)


Related Topix: Prison, Personal Finance, Opinion

Social Security Q&A: If I'm below My FRA and My Spouse Is over...

I am a professor of economics at Boston University, a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, a Research Associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research, a contributor to Bloomberg, the FT, the Economist, Forbes, and other media and President of Economic Security Planning, Inc. -- a company that markets personal financial ... (more)


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Financial Services

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Dallas Morning News

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It's hard enough to restore your identity when a thief steals your Social Security number and uses it to open bank accounts and obtain loans in your name.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Opinion

Watertown Daily Times

Woolf outlines Social Security proposals

After blasting his opponent for her stances on Social Security and Medicare, Democrat Aaron G. Woolf released more details about his ideas for ensuring the vitality of the two systems, which center on growing the overall economy.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Healthcare Law, Law, Medicare, Health, US News, Retirement, Syracuse University


New charges for woman accused of stealing $100K

Prosecutors have filed new charges against a woman accused of stealing more than $100,000 from her Carbondale employer between 2009 and 2012.


Related Topix: Glenwood Springs, CO, New Castle, CO, Tax, Personal Finance


Payday lenders to face stronger scrutiny

Payday lenders in Kentucky are coming under increasing restrictions because of a pair of laws passed by the state and federal governments in recent years.


Related Topix: Personal Finance