Even though it seems esoteric, the "deemed filing" rule might have a big impact on the size of your Social Security benefits.
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There is in fact a limit to how big one's Social Security check can be.
The Social Security Administration recently announced that it raised the maximum taxable wage base in 2015 to $118,500.
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This chart shows why you shouldn't rely exclusively on Social Security for income in retirement.
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A recent report from the Social Security Administration's Office of the Inspector General found that tens of thousands of spousal beneficiaries may be owed millions of dollars.
This latest retirement survey demonstrates that while some aspects of retirement preparedness are improving, the vast majority of the country is still in trouble.
Three factors matter most: how much you earn, how long you work, and how old you are when you start to collect.