Social Security Q&A: If I'm Twice-Divorced, Can I Claim on My First Spouse's Record? Today?s question asks if it?s possible to claim widow?s benefits based on the record of a first spouse after marrying and divorcing a second spouse. The answer discusses eligibility for survivor?s benefits and examines potential ways to maximize available benefits by potentially suspending receipt of retirement benefits to earn delayed retirement credits.
Three Portfolio Moves To Boost Your Sex Drive Many investors don?t realize the role their portfolio decisions can and may play in their sex life. Yet simple changes can offer major benefits in both their bedroom and portfolio.
Social Security Q&A: Can I Stop Widow's Benefits and Restart Them Later? Today?s question asks if it?s possible to stop receipt of reduced survivor?s benefits in order to later restart them at a higher level. The answer explains the difference between withdrawing and suspending benefits, touches on the effect of the adjustment of the reduction factor, and then outlines potential strategies based on relative earnings histories.
"Unconstitutional" Pension Reform Ruling Places Illinois In Fiscal Straightjacket On Friday afternoon, Judge Jon Belz of the 7th Judicial Circuit Court in Sangamon county Illinois declared unconstitutional the pension reform that was signed into law in December 2013 (click here to read entire ruling). If left to stand by the Illinois Supreme Court, this decision will place the State of Illinois in a fiscal straightjacket.
Could Holiday Spending Hurt Your Financial Future? The holidays are already in full swing, which means a few things: pumpkin products galore (I’m looking at you, pumpkin perfume), candy cane–flavored everything, and the very real possibility that your carefully calculated budget is about to be challenged by seasonal spending temptations.
Making Your Money Last In Retirement (Pt. 1) Outliving your money is a huge worry for people in or thinking about retirement. How to avoid that fate is a specialty of AdviceIQ advisor Jeff Rose, the founder of Alliance Wealth Management in Carbondale, Ill.
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