What To Look For On Your Social Security Statement – Finger Financial Five #107

What to look for on your Social Security benefits statement? 

First, to find your statement you can go to SSA.gov. You will need the following:

  • Your name as shown on your Social Security card
  • Social Security Number
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Your mother’s maiden name

To find out more about divorced spouse, surviving spouse, or surviving divorced spousal benefits, CLICK HERE. 

I talked to a lady last year about her divorced spousal benefit. She had no idea that was possible. She called and got a pay increase. 

You don’t have to have all of the answers. Just ask someone who knows what you want to know. This concept is the premise of Dan Sullivan’s best-selling book, Who Not How

You don’t have to read a book. Simply click here to set up a phone appointment. Ask whatever questions you want. You can also send an email to [email protected]

We were mentioned on CNBC.com about how people can play catch up on their retirement goals. Click here to read it.  

On the lighter side, we are planning a family trip to Nashville over Thanksgiving. I have only been there once for business. We are looking forward to the trip. 

Hope all is well with you and your family,


Finger Financial Five – 5 points in 5 minutes or less – is to provide you with a weekly shot of useful financial information.  My intention is to share principles, so that you will have more clarity and peace, that help you make better financial decisions.

Investment advice offered through Stratos Wealth Advisors, LLC, a registered investment advisor; DBA Riverbend Wealth Management.

This content is developed from sources believed to be providing accurate information and provided by Riverbend Wealth Management. The opinions voiced in this material are for general information only and are not intended to provide specific advice or recommendations for any individual. Stratos Wealth Partners and its affiliates do not provide tax, legal or accounting advice. This material has been prepared for informational purposes only, and is not intended to provide, and should not be relied on for, tax, legal or accounting advice. You should consult your own tax, legal and accounting advisors before engaging in any transaction.


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