The federal government's budget agreement allows for modest increases in the short run. Long term, well, that's another problem.
There will be no benefit increase in 2016 for millions of Social Security recipients, disabled veterans and federal retirees, the government said Thursday.
Workers on the verge of retirement are lacking knowledge about Social Security that could help them increase their retirement payments.
Stocks are way down for the year and that's enough to give any retiree the shakes. What can retirees do to stay on course?
Indifference - or just plain ignorance - on Social Security can cost consumers plenty in retirement. Here's what you need to know.
Americans -- especially younger workers -- see gaping holes in the nation's safety net for the elderly, a new poll finds.
Retirees are facing a double whammy next year: no inflation adjustment in Social Security benefits and a huge 52 percent jump in certain Medicare premiums.
Con artists aren't just for the movies. Here's how to keep your retirement account from falling victim to the budding Frank Abagnales of the world.
Calculating a realistic figure on how much Gen-Xers and millennials need to save for their retirement can be an unnerving task.
Deciding where to retire? Don't just consider the weather. Choosing the right state may determine whether you will live as a prince or a pauper.
The Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage gives a huge boost to the retirement security of LGBT Americans - especially in the realm of Social Security.
Missing the April 1 deadline for the yearly report on the health of Social Security has become an annual tradition. So is this year's delay cause for worry?
Today, it's more important than ever to follow a financial plan in planning for retirement. Here's what to do if your savings aren't what they should be.