Social Security and You

Social Security and You

Social Security and You

Tom Margenau uses his decades of experience with the Social Security Administration to give readers advice and answer their questions about Social Security. 

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Widows Must Sign Up for Benefits in Person Jul 11, 2018

Q: I think you made an error in a recent column. You said anyone can file for Social Security benefi... Read More

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A Mixed Bag Jul 04, 2018

Usually, I like to focus my column around one topic. But today I'll just open up my email inbox and ... Read More

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One Crazy Email Misleads Many Jun 27, 2018

We all know that the internet can be a force for good — spreading knowledge and education to p... Read More

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Men Ask About Widow's Benefits Jun 20, 2018

I get lots of questions about widow's benefits. And surprisingly, most of them come from men concern... Read More