Archive for Retirement

  • 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 WHEN YOU ARE SELF-EMPLOYED Most people who pay into Social Security work for an employer. Their employer deducts Social Security taxes from their paycheck, matches that contribution, sends taxes to t...

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

    By Linda Clayton-Powell Social Security District Manager Davenport, Iowa WORKING WHILE DISABLED – SOCIAL SECURITY CAN HELP While it may be best known for retirement, Social Security is also here to help you get back to work if you are disabled. For millions of people, work isn’t just a sou...

  • Your Advocacy Your Advocacy

    By Kathy Nitz GolderCare Solutions Benefits: Insurance, Medicare and Public Entitlements It is all so confusing! Normally when we go to the hospital, we are facing a health crisis and who is paying for it is not the first thought in our minds. We just need to feel better and interacting with t...

  • Five Questions on Social Security? What is Your Answer? Five Questions on Social Security? What is Your Answer?

    By Richard J. Schillig, CLU, ChFC, LUTCF Independent Insurance and Financial Advisor As we all know, the Social Security system is a complex organization. How well do you understand the basics of Social Security and the basic benefits that we have as beneficiaries? The Motley Fool is a USA TODAY c...

  • Meet our New Executive Director Meet our New Executive Director

    By Karen McCoy Marketing Consultant Ridgecrest Village Ridgecrest Village is proud to announce our new Executive Director, Cris Vetter.  We are excited to have her join us. She will bring a bright, new perspective to Ridgecrest.  She has already begun sharing her ideas for our future – how re...

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

    By Linda Clayton-Powell Social Security District Manager Davenport, Iowa ACCESS SOCIAL SECURITY’S EDUCATOR TOOLKIT There is no better time to let young people know that the younger they start saving, the easier it will be to reach their goals. Let us introduce you to the Social Security Ed...

  • 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, A SOURCE OF INDEPENDENCE FOR MILLIONS On July 4, people in communities everywhere celebrate our nation’s independence with neighbors, family, and friends. A strong community promotes independence by...

  • Social Security’s and Medicare’s Slow-Motion Fiscal Disaster ­- Social Security 2018 Trustees Report Social Security’s and Medicare’s Slow-Motion Fiscal Disaster ­- Social Security 2018 Trustees Report

    Having our affairs in order is the greatest gift we can provide to our families and loved ones! By Richard J. Schillig, CLU, ChFC, LUTCF Independent Insurance and Financial Advisor Recently the Social Security Board of Trustees released the 2018 report on the current and projected financial statu...