Skip to content

Social Security fumbles duty to help widows maximize benefits

March 10, 2018

From the Reuters website

Social Security is underpaying widows and widowers – sometimes by large amounts.

In cases where widows are eligible to claim their own retirement benefits or those of a deceased spouse, the agency often fails to inform of options that would increase their payments. That is the troubling finding of a report issued last month – on Valentine’s Day, no less – by Social Security’s Office of the Inspector General (OIG).

Learn more

From → Benefits

Comments are closed.