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Student Debt Threatens the Safety Net of Older Americans

By Natalie Kitroeff
August 25, 2014

Until his Social Security check arrived almost $300 lighter last June, Eric Merklein, 67, didn’t know he had outstanding student debt. 800 more words


Hey! It's National my Social Security Week. It's Time to Get Your Free Account!

During this week, Aug 17-24, 2014, Social Security will host events and activities across the country to raise awareness about the benefits of having a… 115 more words


Will Social Security Be There For Gen X? Is that You? Pay Attention.

Seems like just yesterday when the world was talking about the (then new) Generation X — that group of Americans between the ages of the early 1960s and the early 1980s. 494 more words


Four Important Things Women Need to Know About Social Security

In 2012, Kelly O’Donnell, Executive Vice President of Marketing at Financial Engines, testified on Capitol Hill before the Senate Committee on Aging about the challenges women face when they retire. 405 more words


Try Our New Social Security Planner Featured in the Wall Street Journal!

Financial Engines’ new Social Security planner is included in a recent Wall Street Journal round-up of Social Security planners available at no charge. We’re proud to be one of the top-ranked offerings, earning four out of five stars! 52 more words