Maryland Man Pleads Guilty To Stealing More Than $400K In Retirement, Social Security Benefits Intended For His Dead MotherA Mechanicsville man pleaded guilty earlier this week to stealing more than $400,000 in government retirement and Social Security benefits intended for his dead mother over a period of more than nine years, the justice department said.
Social Security Won't Be Able To Pay Full Benefits By 2035Social Security's trust funds will be tapped out by 2035, according to an annual report released Monday.
Social Security May Use Your Facebook And Instagram Photos To Nix Disability ClaimsThe Social Security Administration may start screening your Facebook and Instagram posts to evaluate your disability claim.
Man Pleads Guilty To Taking Dead Mom's Social Security MoneyA New Hampshire man has pleaded guilty to taking more than $101,000 in Social Security benefits erroneously paid to his dead mother.
Woman Charged With Stealing Social Security BenefitsA Baltimore woman has been indicted on charges of stealing nearly $200,000 in Social Security benefits after a friend died.
Union: Hackers Have Personnel Data On Every Federal EmployeeThe biggest data breach in government history just got bigger. An employee union claims every single federal worker was hacked, including hundreds of thousands of people in Maryland.
How To Max Out Your Social SecurityHow does getting more money sound? Laurence Kotlikoff, Philip Moeller and Paul Solomon have three tips for getting the most out of your social security.
Judge OKs $6.6M Settlement For Social Security WorkersA federal administrative law judge in Baltimore has given preliminary approval to a $6.6 million settlement for more than 570 current and former Social Security Administration employees with disabilities.
Laurel Woman Admits To Stealing Dead Mother's ChecksA Laurel woman has admitted to stealing nearly $300,000 in Social Security benefits for 16 years after her mother died.
Md. Man Admits To Stealing Dead Dad's Social Security PaymentsA Burtonsville man has pleaded guilty to stealing his late father's Social Security payments for nearly 20 years.
Ex-Social Security Worker Admits To Taking BribesA former employee with the Social Security Administration has pleaded guilty to taking bribes from beneficiaries in exchange for higher benefits.
Md. Nonprofit Serving Disabled Reports Data BreachSomeone hacked the computers of a state-licensed provider of services to the developmentally disabled and stole Social Security numbers and medical information for about 9,700 clients, the organization and the state agency that oversees it said Monday.
University Of Maryland Breached Data Goes Back To 1992Officials at the University of Maryland say a database breach last month affects fewer people than first reported, but it affects students who attended the school years earlier than initially thought.
Social Security In 1935: How Today's Health Law Should EvolveImagine how social security was first administered. Now imagine how the Affordable Care Act could look in 75 years.
Caring For The Elderly: Does China Have It Right?China recently passed an Elderly Rights Law, requiring adult children to stay connected with their parents.