Social Security is a simple concept, but the execution can be complicated. One example is the Windfall Elimination Provision. Does it apply to you?
Patients and their families need to be on extra vigilant to make sure personal data is safe from scammers and medical identity thieves.
The Social Security trust fund that makes payments to disabled workers will be depleted by 2016. Why isn't this considered a crisis?
Mobile-friendly site allows users to review records, sign up for direct deposit and more. But will people be afraid to use it?
The government wants to slow down the problem of identity theft by limiting access to the now-public Social Security Death Master File.
More than 8.8 million US workers now collect the benefits, a sixfold jump since 1970 that cost the government $135 billion last year.
The president's plan involves a controversial inflation index that would save $230 billion by shrinking annual payment hikes.
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
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In a tax case, a US judge ruled that the agency's published guidelines don't hold up in court.
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