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Clearing Up More Myths and Misunderstandings Oct. 16, 2019

Social Security and You

I pointed out in last week's column that there are hundreds of myths and rumors being spread —... Read More

From Russia, but No Love Sep. 13, 2019

Tales From the Front

Six years ago, Andy met Bethany, the woman he calls his "soul mate." They moved in together. "She wa... Read More

Widow Facts Jul. 26, 2019

Positive Aging

As you can imagine, my research files for the "Positive Aging" columns are filled with statistics. F... Read More

Women and Social Security Jul. 24, 2019

Social Security and You

Most women have a different relationship with Social Security than men do. Why is that? After all, a... Read More

Lost & Found Jun. 26, 2019

Single FileĀ®

Dear Susan: I was widowed in February after being married 35 years. My husband and I married in our ... Read More

SSA Representatives Challenge Me May. 22, 2019

Social Security and You

Frequently, I hear from readers who take one of my columns into their local Social Security office t... Read More

The Official Social Security Maximizing Column May. 15, 2019

Social Security and You

OK, it's official. I'm going to call this column, "How to maximize your Social Security benefits" an... Read More

She's a Three-Time Winner May. 11, 2019

Tales From the Front

Dear Cheryl: My first husband died, and I remarried a man who adopted my five children. He also died... Read More

Widow Dating Almost-Divorced Man Against Daughter's Wishes May. 01, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I was widowed five years ago, after 36 years of marriage. Recently, I reunited with my b... Read More

Absolutely Not True Mar. 20, 2019

Social Security and You

I was answering emails from my readers today. And after a while, it dawned on me that three or four ... Read More

What To Do When a Loved One Dies Feb. 27, 2019

Social Security and You

I worry that I sometimes neglect a significant cohort of my readers. I get so many emails from peopl... Read More

They're Not Old; They're Ripe! Feb. 17, 2019

Tales From the Front

Dear Cheryl: My mother is 73 and dating again after being widowed five years ago. She's trying inter... Read More

Assign Seats for Those Who RSVP Jan. 25, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: Whenever I invite my siblings over for a family dinner, one sister waits until the very ... Read More

Above All, Relationships Need Trust Dec. 17, 2018

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: My husband likes to watch porn. I don't care to watch it myself, but if my husband asks ... Read More

Blame the Parent, Not the Child Dec. 01, 2018

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I am in my 60s and have been married for 10 years to a wonderful man. It's a second marr... Read More

You Can't Force Them to Talk to You Nov. 10, 2018

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: A year ago, I had an argument, mostly via text, with my 37-year-old son. He was threaten... Read More

Infidelity Is Hard to Heal From Nov. 09, 2018

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: My husband works for a large mental health agency, and five years ago, he had a two-year... Read More

Don't Let Him Get Under Your Skin Nov. 08, 2018

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: My older brother and I are both in our mid-30s and have not gotten along for 20 years. H... Read More

They're Judging You Because They Feel Guilty Oct. 29, 2018

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I am a single 40-year-old man. The past 18 months have been rough for my family. My fath... Read More

Classic Ann Landers Sep. 30, 2018

Classic Ann Landers

Editor's Note: Hundreds of Ann Landers' loyal readers have requested that newspapers continue to pub... Read More