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Americans worry about making ends meet, according to a survey of more than 1,000 adults 50 and older
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Who qualifies for a retirement, disability, spouse, children or survivor benefits — and when to apply
Learn how your payment is calculated, the financial advantage of waiting to collect, what's right for you
How to apply for Social Security and tips on steering through the maze of rules and paperwork
Married to your former spouse for at least 10 years? You may be entitled to benefits based on those wages
Social Security can be a safeguard to young families when a loved one dies
Make your benefits work for your better half and your family that relies on you
The options when you're unable to work or have a severe medical condition
Understand how earnings, pensions and taxes affect what you receive monthly
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12 states levy some taxes on Social Security benefits
States That May Cut Taxes on Social Security
Overall income primarily determines whether you owe
10 Things to Know About Social Security
Moves to lower taxable income can limit the IRS bite
States That Don't Tax Retirement Distributions
Next year’s boost likely to be around 3%, analysts say
Cost-of-living adjustments keep up over long term
Maximizing monthly benefits comes down to planning
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The program's solvency must be ensured
AARP backs efforts to reduce the bite on benefits
Forecast moves up date when benefits face 20% cut
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