How Much Can I Earn Before It Affects My Social Security Benefits? Q & A

How Earnings Affect Retirement Benefits Will The Amount I Earn Affect My Social Security Benefits? You are permitted to collect Social Security retirement benefits while you are employed. Your earnings, in and after the month you reach your full retirement age, will not affect your Social Security benefits. However, the Social Security Administration (SSA) will Read more…

Ways To Avoid Probate

In addition to joint tenancy, other ways for avoiding probate during estate planning includes establishing a savings account trust, opening a payable-on-death bank account and adding a transfer-on-death designation to any securities you own. Assets in these accounts will pass automatically to the person you designate as beneficiary without the need for probate. Life insurance Read more…

Estate Planning: Long Term Care Insurance – Life Insurance – Pensions

Although sometimes overlooked in estate planning, insurance and pension plans play important roles in your estate planning. Read more about these and related topics below: Review Your Lie Insurance and Pension Plan. Take a look at the beneficiaries you have designated on your life insurance policies and pension plans. Keep in mind that proceeds of Read more…