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Women rely more heavily than men on income from Social Security. We're working to protect Social Security and improve benefits for vulnerable beneficiaries.

Highlights

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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Fact Sheet | Making the Most of Your Retirement Income: Social Security Worker Benefits

May 9, 2014

This fact sheet provides information about some things to think about as you consider how and when you will claim Social Security benefits as a worker.

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Fact Sheet | Making the Most of Your Retirement Income: Social Security for Spouses, Divorced Spouses, and Widows/Widowers

May 9, 2014

This fact sheet explains how and when to claim benefits as a spouse, widow(er), divorced spouse, or widowed divorced spouse.

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More Resources

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

Fact Sheet | Making the Most of Your Retirement Income: Social Security for Spouses, Divorced Spouses, and Widows/Widowers

May 09, 2014