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Social Security: What you need to know

February 27, 2013 in DL-Online

Q: Will my SSA survivor benefits increase if I delay taking them past full retirement age? Continue Reading

Social Security disability benefits vary with age, work history

February 13, 2013 in DL-Online

Q: Concerning the Social Security disability work requirement, how does a person know if they have enough work or not? Continue Reading

Social Security: Starting SSA retirement benefits early at reduced rate causes permanent reduction

February 6, 2013 in DL-Online

Q: Is there a recalculation of your Social Security retirement amount once reaching full retirement age, even if you started benefits earlier? Continue Reading

What is full retirement age?

January 23, 2013 in DL-Online

Q: What is full retirement age? Continue Reading

Social Security – Social Security beneficiaries can request voluntary withholding from federal taxes

January 16, 2013 in DL-Online

Q: What taxes are withheld from SSA benefits? Continue Reading

SOCIAL SECURITY Q & A: What day does your payments arrive?

January 11, 2013 in Grand Forks Herald

Most people starting Social Security since 1997 receive their routine benefits on one of four days throughout the month: on the third of the month and on the second, third and fourth Wednesdays of the month. Continue Reading

Social Security – Birth date can affect when you receive Social Security check

January 8, 2013 in DL-Online

Q: Why do people receive Social Security payments on different days of the month? Continue Reading

SOCIAL SECURITY Q & A: Choices for those working past full retirement age

January 4, 2013 in Grand Forks Herald

I will reach my full retirement age of 66 on May 1. Is there any significance to waiting until 66½ to start my Social Security retirement? Continue Reading

SOCIAL SECURITY Q & A: A maximum amount of taxable earnings?

December 21, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

What is the maximum amount of Social Security taxable earnings for 2013? Continue Reading

SOCIAL SECURITY Q & A: Let Social Security help with 2012 W-2s

December 14, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Can I still register for Social Security business services online in time to transmit W-2s for 2012? Continue Reading