Government pensions and social security

Finance

To shore up Social Security, this controversial proposal calls for limiting retirement plan tax perks

Incentives to save in work retirement plans reduce federal tax revenue and don't meaningfully change saving behavior, economists argue. Source

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Early retirement is changing — here’s what to consider, according to the experts

Early retirement is becoming more prevalent amongst wealthier people, while those with average earnings tend to work to retirement age.

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Pension-eligible workers face complex Social Security rules that may reduce benefits. How to more accurately estimate retirement income

Workers with both pensions and Social Security may have their benefits reduced. That may come as a surprise to some

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Public workers may receive reduced Social Security benefits. There’s growing support in Congress to change that

Social Security rules aim to make it so benefits reward all workers equally. There's growing support in Congress to revisit

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Covid stimulus checks caused some Social Security, SSI beneficiaries to lose benefits. Lawmakers are pressing for answers

Supplemental Security Income beneficiaries were supposed to get stimulus checks with no strings attached. Three U.S. senators say the opposite

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As the Social Security reform debate heats up on Capitol Hill, leaders debate if raising taxes is the answer

Social Security's trust funds will not be able to pay full benefits in the next decade if nothing changes. One

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If you’re ‘unretiring,’ review your Social Security benefits. There’s a ‘surprise that people want to avoid’

Unretiring may be a good way to increase your income in retirement. If you're already collecting Social Security benefits, there

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