Social Security Checks Going Up for 2018, Perhaps!

Social Security checks will be going up by 2.0% in 2018, perhaps! Some people will realize little or none of their cost of living adjustment (COLA). Because of how the hold-harmless unwinding works after a year (or years) in which some Social Security beneficiaries Medicare premiums were held artificially low because their annual COLA didn’t […]

Welcome to the Retirement Refined LLC Blog

I have always aspired to provide significant on-going value to clients and the general public. I quickly learned in my career that the more specialized knowledge I have, the greater the value I can provide, so several years ago I decided to learn what was needed to specialize in Retirement Income Planning.   Figuring out […]