Be Informed and Prepared – “My Social Security Benefits”

Are you 18 years of age or older? Do you have a U.S. social security number? Do you have a valid U.S. mailing address? Do you have an email address? If you can answer yes to all the questions above, then you can create and open your “My Social Security” account online with the Social … Continue reading “Be Informed and Prepared – “My Social Security Benefits””

I’m a Dummy, where’s my Book? Retirement Plans for Dummies!

Sometimes being a dummy can be a smart thing! Life can catch you by surprise. One morning you wake up, look into the mirror, and your realize you are looking at a maturing adult. How did that happen? lol Well, here we are and are we ready for this thing called retirement?  I look back … Continue reading “I’m a Dummy, where’s my Book? Retirement Plans for Dummies!”

How much Social Security will I get and when?

Are you thinking about your social security benefits yet? Well, maybe you should be. Many of us are approaching or have arrived at the age that we can now apply for social security benefits. If you are like me, you dread working with a government agency! You can educate yourself and probably know more than … Continue reading “How much Social Security will I get and when?”