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Will You Wed Work Till Death Do You Part? Oct. 12, 2017

Froma Harrop

Many Americans now face retirement, hearts full of dreams, bank accounts full of nothing. For them, ... Read More

High School Kids and Social Security Oct. 11, 2017

Social Security and You

I spent part of my 32-year career with the Social Security Administration as a public affairs specia... Read More

Social Security and My Mom Oct. 04, 2017

Social Security and You

You are probably reading this column sometime in early October, which is when I always think of my m... Read More

More Questions ... More Answers Sep. 27, 2017

Social Security and You

Last week, I tried to answer as many questions as I could in the limited space I have. But I ran out... Read More

Not Saving Is the American Way Sep. 26, 2017

Froma Harrop

Smart people living in harm's way of hurricanes know to fortify their homes before the storm hits. I... Read More

Social Security: Short and Quick Sep. 20, 2017

Social Security and You

Because Social Security rules can be so confusing to so many people, and because it can take some ti... Read More

Do You Really Want a Shrunken SSA? Sep. 13, 2017

Social Security and You

I sure am glad President Trump isn't considering me to be the new head of the Social Security Admini... Read More

Equifax Is Too Big to Fail, Not Too Big to Hold Accountable Sep. 13, 2017

Daily Editorials

The most disturbing thing about the data breach acknowledged last week by the credit reporting agenc... Read More

Answers for Women About Social Security Sep. 06, 2017

Social Security and You

I wouldn't know how to go about getting accurate information about this issue, but based on the emai... Read More

Take My Social Security Advice ... Not My Financial Advice Aug. 30, 2017

Social Security and You

I've discussed this issue before in this column. I am a Social Security expert. But I am NOT a finan... Read More

Questions from Seniors with Kids Aug. 23, 2017

Social Security and You

I haven't seen any demographic numbers on this issue, but if the emailed questions I'm getting from ... Read More

When to Actually File for Social Security Retirement Benefits Aug. 16, 2017

Social Security and You

For some reason, I have been getting an awful lot of questions lately from seniors who are fretting ... Read More

Prisoners Do NOT Get Social Security Aug. 09, 2017

Social Security and You

Q: I was in my local Social Security office recently. While I was sitting in the waiting room, I not... Read More

Leaving the Country? Read This Booklet! Aug. 02, 2017

Social Security and You

I discussed this issue about six months ago. But for some reason, my email inbox continues to be cra... Read More

Explaining Medicare Card Codes Jul. 26, 2017

Social Security and You

Q: My wife and I are both on Social Security and Medicare. Her Medicare card has my Social Security ... Read More

More Widows ... More Questions Jul. 19, 2017

Social Security and You

Perhaps I've opened the floodgates? I've written a several columns over the past month or two discus... Read More

Stop Worrying About Social Security Jul. 12, 2017

Social Security and You

I've written about this topic before. But I just have to do it again. If my emails are any indicatio... Read More

Elderly Seniors Want More From Social Security Jul. 05, 2017

Social Security and You

I guess it's just a sign of the times we are living in. But I am amazed by the number of emails that... Read More

Social Security Laws Are NOT Changing Constantly Jun. 28, 2017

Social Security and You

Several times every week, someone makes a comment similar to this one, which I found in today's emai... Read More

Neighbors Helping Neighbors with Social Security Issues Jun. 21, 2017

Social Security and You

Q: I have a young 30-something neighbor who stopped working a few years ago to raise a family. She t... Read More