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Social Security Gets Its Biggest Boost in Years

Seniors will see their retirement benefits increase by an average of 2.8% in 2019.     Social Security will soon give seniors their largest “raise” since 2012. In view of inflation, the Social Security Administration has authorized a 2.8% increase for retirement...

Tax Considerations for Retirees

Are you aware of them?     The federal government offers some major tax breaks for older Americans. Some of these perks deserve more publicity than they receive.       If you are 65 or older, your standard deduction is $1,300 larger. Make that $1,600 if you are...