16 days ago
Obama has offered smaller, inflation-based benefit hikes for Social Security recipients, but congressional Democrats have been lukewarm to the proposal and Republicans have called for deeper cuts.
18 days ago
Trustees for Social Security and Medicare will release their annual report Friday on the state of finances for the government's two biggest benefit programs.
27 days ago
In a statement, he says "after spending a lot of time this spring thinking about my NFL future, I have made a decision to retire.
41 days ago
The Social Security analysis is the first government analysis to quantify economic impacts from the far-reaching bill authored by Rubio and seven other senators, both Democratic and Republican.
41 days ago
The analysis says the bill would add more than $300 billion in net additional revenues to Social Security and Medicare over the coming decade.
43 days ago
Baltimore schools CEO announces retirement
47 days ago
As part of his budget plan now before Congress, Obama wants to slow the inflation calculator for Social Security benefits and payments to some military veterans, their survivors and college students.
97 days ago
The shift from traditional pensions to 401(k)s is one of the main reasons most seniors aren't able to set aside enough income to guarantee a secure retirement.
104 days ago
Bell Helicopter is making early retirement offers to employees age 55 and older as it moves to tighten its belt in the face of looming budget cuts in Washington.
105 days ago
The presidential merry-go-round in the University of North Texas System continues to spin, the latest move coming with Tuesday's announcement that UNT President V. Lane Rawlins is stepping down.
107 days ago
The latest culprit is a 2 percent increase in the Social Security payroll tax, which all U.S. wage earners pay.
113 days ago
Cuban-Americans in Miami are reacting with a collective shrug over the news that Raul Castro plans to retire within five years.
116 days ago
Castrol told reporters he's about to turn 82 years old and added, "I have the right to retire, don't you think?
122 days ago
Finally, the next commissioner will have to be someone passionately dedicated to the principles that underlie the Social Security system and eloquent in articulating those principles.
125 days ago
A: My general perspective is that Washington broadly, and I include the Congress, both parties, the executive branch, the major interest groups, have really walked away from Social Security.
128 days ago
Many seniors with only Social Security income don't have to file returns.
140 days ago
U.S. consumer confidence plunged in January to its lowest level in more than a year, reflecting higher Social Security taxes that left Americans with less take-home pay.
155 days ago
Unlike so many fighters who never are quite sure what to do with their time when they retire, former world champion Paulie Ayala knew when he was done there would be no un-retiring.
155 days ago
President Barack Obama says Congress' failure to raise the government's borrowing authority would delay payments of benefits to veterans and Social Security recipients.
155 days ago
While the "fiscal cliff" compromise spared most Americans an increase in their income taxes, Congress allowed a temporary cut in payroll taxes for Social Security and Medicare to expire.
162 days ago
And on March 1 alone, there are $83 billion in payments due, about $45 billion owed to Social Security recipients and doctors who are owed Medicare payments for services rendered.
172 days ago
But the 78 million boomers -- born from 1946 to 1964 -- have always been trendsetters, and some investors and business and community leaders see their retirement as no different.
179 days ago
Just turned 50, Tom Cruise is eligible for membership in the American Association of Retired Persons.