How Will Not Working Again Affect My Social Security Retirement Benefit Rate?

Ask Larry Economic Security Planning, Inc. Today’s Social Security column addresses questions about what effect not working in the years before filing might affect benefit amounts, switching from Social Security disability benefits to retirement benefits and on the process of starting spousal benefits. Larry Kotlikoff is a Professor of Economics at Boston University and the…

This Trend Has Been Working Since 2009

Profitable Trends getty The stock market started the week concerned about the path of both inflation and interest rates. By the end of the week, inflationary fears seemed to dominate even though several companies reported strong earnings despite the challenges. The yield on the 10 Year T-Note closed the week lower and the mixed trading…

Early Retirement Moves; Metaverse Face-Off

This is a preview of Sound Money, Forbes’ free weekly newsletter about pressing issues that matter to your financial well-being: personal finance, investing, taxes and retirement. Click here to get it delivered to your inbox on Thursdays. Investing for early retirement Getty Images Biden’s Infrastructure Package President Biden signed into law one of the largest infrastructure packages in U.S.…