Will Coronavirus Affect Social Security’s Future?

A number of assurances have been published that the U.S. actions taken to contain the so-called “Coronavirus” will not affect the normal flow of benefits to Social Security recipients. But the national economic shutdown and loss of employment resulting from it…

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Stimulus Checks – Some of the Details

As reported in yesterday’s headline article, the “Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act” or the “CARES Act” passed in Congress, providing for substantial stabilization in America’s economy during the unprecedented medical crisis sweeping the country. As approved, the Act provides critically needed…

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Congress Passes the “CARES Act,” Including Relief Payments to Social Security Recipients

The “Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act” or the “CARES Act” passed today in Congress, designed to provide for substantial stabilization in America’s economy during the unprecedented medical crisis sweeping the country. As approved, the Act provides critically needed funding in…

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Now is not the time to fall victim to a Social Security scam

Millions of people count on Social Security as a source of income and during times of crisis it can be even more crucial.  With the announcement from the Social Security Administration that it was closing all of its local offices…

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FSA to Stop Wage Garnishment, Collections Actions for Student Loan Borrowers

The Association of Mature American Citizens (AMAC) along with other consumer advocacy groups urged Education Secretary Betsy Devos to suspend the collection of defaulted federal student loans during the pandemic. In response, Education Department officials have ordered the private companies…

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“Ask Rusty – About Working Overseas and Earning U.S Social Security”

Dear Rusty: My daughter had menial jobs – part time –  here in the USA during high school and college but shortly after college moved to South Korea to teach English.  After 8 years there she will be going to…

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