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Friday, March 23, 2018
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Quick-And-Dirty Social Security

As my longtime readers know, I usually answer only one or two questions in each column. That’s because most Social Security rules are so complicated, and I try to cover as many “ifs, ands, or buts” as possible in my answers. That inevitably limits the number of topics I can handle in any one column. […]

September 7, 2011

Between A Velvet Glove And A Straw Pillow

Q: I am 64 years old and have just been laid off. Instead of looking for another job, I’ve decided to retire. But I am struggling so much with my Social Security choices, and I hope you can help. I went to the Social Security office, and they presented me with some options. They suggested […]

August 10, 2011