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Fact Sheet | Disability Insurance Is Vital to Women’s Economic Security

September 3, 2014

This fact sheets explains how the importance of Social Security Disability Insurance to women's economic security has increased as women's labor force participation has increased.

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Legal Briefs & Testimony | Testimony of Joan Entmacher Before the House Committee on Ways and Means, Subcommittee on Social Security

July 29, 2014

Invited testimony by Joan Entmacher explains that Social Security is the basis of retirement security for most Americans and should be protected and enhanced, not cut. The Social Security Administration needs adequate funding to ensure that Americans receive the benefits they have earned in full and on time.

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Webinars & Presentations | When Should I Take Social Security?

May 15, 2014

This webinar provides tips on how and when to take Social Security, what benefits you are entitled to as the spouse, widow(ers) and divorced spouse of a worker, why Social Security is important to Latinos, and why it pays to wait to receive Social Security benefits.

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Issue Briefs | Women and Social Security

April 16, 2014

Social Security benefits are especially important to women—and women’s average benefits are just $13,100 per year. The proposed cuts to Social Security are cuts that women and families cannot afford. Check out this this fact sheet to learn more key facts on the impact of Social Security on women and their families.

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More Resources

Fact Sheet | Disability Insurance Is Vital to Women’s Economic Security

September 03, 2014

Legal Briefs & Testimony | Testimony of Joan Entmacher Before the House Committee on Ways and Means, Subcommittee on Social Security

July 29, 2014

Webinars & Presentations | When Should I Take Social Security?

May 15, 2014

Fact Sheet | Making the Most of Your Retirement Income: Savings

May 09, 2014