Savvy Senior: Is Social Security Income Taxable?
- Written by Jim Miller Jim Miller
Dear Savvy Senior,
VITA Program Offering Free Tax Prep
The United Way of Lancaster County’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program is now scheduling appointments for tax preparation.
10 Ways Older Adults Can Reduce Tax Bills Starting at Age 50
Everyone wants to keep more of their hard-earned money. Luckily for older adults, many of whom are on a fixed income, there are several ways for them to save on taxes.
Social Security News: Get Your Standardized Benefit Verification Letter Online
- Written by John Johnston John Johnston
If you receive a benefit verification letter, sometimes called a “budget letter,” a “benefits letter,” a “proof of income letter,” or a “proof of award letter,” we have good news for you.
Can You Rid Yourself of 2020’s Financial Stress in 2021?
- Written by Alan Becker Alan Becker
2020 has been a tough year for nearly everyone, and that may be especially true for retirees and those nearing retirement who are suddenly worried about whether their careful planning and years of saving could be upended by events beyond their control.
How to Invest during COVID-19
You never know which way the stock market will swing, especially during a pandemic. That’s no reason to avoid investing, as long as you do it prudently.
No Pandemic Shutdown for Scammers
- Written by Chris Orestis Chris Orestis
COVID-19 may have shut down portions of the economy and put restrictions on Americans’ daily lives, but cyber scams and other efforts to defraud people continue to thrive.
22 Cybersecurity Habits Every Computer User Must Acquire
Did you know that approximately 6.85 million accounts get hacked every day? This is 158 accounts per second!
Tipping during the Pandemic
Many workers depend on tips to make ends meet. During COVID-19, tips are even more important, considering the added risks of some jobs.