As retirees worry about tax surprises, these filing resources can help

As retirees worry about tax surprises, these filing resources can help

Allison Michael Orenstein | Getty Images As tax season kicks off, seniors may face new questions this year. A record 5.9% Social Security adjustment to the cost of living last year likely boosted their incomes. Meanwhile, other income, such as required minimum distributions, other retirement account withdrawals, or part-time or full-time work can make depositing … Read more

Robert Kraft wants Tom Brady to retire with the Patriots

Robert Kraft wants Tom Brady to retire with the Patriots

New England Patriots’ Tom Brady #12 celebrates with team owner Robert Kraft after defeating the Seattle Seahawks 28-24 in Super Bowl XLIX at University of Phoenix Stadium on February 1, 2015 in Glendale , Arizona. Tom Pennington | Getty Images New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft wants Tom Brady to re-sign with the team for … Read more

Why it pays to wait to apply for Social Security retirement benefits

Why it pays to wait to apply for Social Security retirement benefits

Moyo studio | E+ | Getty Images The first Social Security check was issued 83 years ago. The check, for $22.54, went to retired legal secretary Ida May Fuller of Ludlow, Vermont. Today, in 2023, the average retirement benefit is $1,827 per month, according to the Social Security Administration. The maximum Social Security benefit for … Read more

If you want more emergency savings in 2023, these tips can help

If you want more emergency savings in 2023, these tips can help

xavier lorenzo | time | Getty Images When it comes to financial resolutions for 2023, there’s one goal at the top of many people’s list: creating an emergency fund. A recent survey by Personal Capital found that 31% of respondents want to increase their emergency savings, topped by other goals like buying a car at … Read more