Archive for Finance

  • YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY | Davenport, Iowa Office YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY | Davenport, Iowa Office

    By Pam Shaw Social Security District Manager Davenport Social Security Office SOCIAL SECURITY IS HERE TO SERVE Social Security remains committed to providing uninterrupted benefits and vital services the public relies on, especially during the current coronavirus pandemic. Despite challenges gov...

  • YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY | Rock Island, Illinois Office YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY | Rock Island, Illinois Office

    By Cristina Vital Social Security Manager Rock Island Social Security Office SOCIAL SECURITY IS HERE TO SERVE During the current coronavirus pandemic, we continue to provide help to you and other people in your communities. While our offices are not providing service to walk-in visitors due to C...

  • If Your Spouse Dies... Now you are in charge of everything ... are you ready? If Your Spouse Dies… Now you are in charge of everything … are you ready?

    By Richard J. Schillig, CLU, ChFC, LUTCF Independent Insurance and Financial Advisor Recently I came across this booklet/brochure by Robert C. Walker. Since this is my business the topic really caught my attention and I wanted to share it with you. The author’s email address is included in the...

  • YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY | Rock Island, Illinois Office YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY | Rock Island, Illinois Office

    By Cristina Vital Social Security Manager Rock Island Social Security Office CORONAVIRUS-RELATED MEDICARE SCAM ALERT Since older Americans are particularly vulnerable to coronavirus (COVID-19), we want to remind Medicare beneficiaries to be vigilant and take precautions to avoid falling victim t...

  • YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY | Davenport, Iowa Office YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY | Davenport, Iowa Office

    By Pam Shaw Social Security District Manager Davenport Social Security Office NEW FEATURE IN MY SOCIAL SECURITY PUTS YOU IN CONTROL The future can be uncertain. However, Social Security’s new Advance Designation program can help put you in control of your benefits if a time comes when you need...

  • Watch Out for Coronavirus Scams Watch Out for Coronavirus Scams

    By Richard J. Schillig, CLU, ChFC, LUTCF Independent Insurance and Financial Advisor The FTC has received over 20,000 COVID-19 related complaints since Jan 1, 2020 (source Federal Trade Commission, April 2020). Note this is as of the first quarter of 2020. This has created, among other things, s...

  • YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY | Davenport, Iowa Office YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY | Davenport, Iowa Office

    By Pam Shaw Social Security District Manager Davenport Social Security Office Questions and Answers Question: I need to apply for disability benefits. Where do I start? Answer: Begin by looking at our Disability Starter Kit. You can conveniently find it on our website at www.socialsecurity....

  • YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY | Rock Island, Illinois Office YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY | Rock Island, Illinois Office

    By Cristina Vital Social Security Manager Rock Island Social Security Office Questions and Answers Question: I run a bed and breakfast. By this time every year, I am tired of all the paperwork involved with filing taxes. Is there an easier way for small businesses to file W-2s for their emplo...