Objective Advice You Can Trust: 303-887-9633

Archive for the Social Security Category

Retirement Income Principles

Retirement Income Principles

As more than 76 million baby boomers – nearly 25 percent of all Americans — approach retirement age in the next 20 years and make the transition from retirement saving to retirement spending, a recent survey reveals that one-third of those who say they are just five years […]

Read more

Essential Financial Planning Numbers for 2017

Here’s a summary of several of the key financial-planning numbers to have on your radar as we head into 2017. Company Retirement Plans: 401(k), 403(b), and 457 The contribution limits for 401(k)s, 403(b)s, and 457 plans are staying the same for 2017 as they were in 2016. Contribution limits […]

Read more

When It Pays to File Early for Social Security

Filing for Social Security while your benefit is still growing sometimes makes sense. In deciding when to take Social Security, later is almost always better than sooner, and for good reason. Each month you defer, from your 62nd birthday to your 70th, your monthly benefits grow.  That […]

Read more

Social Security FAQ: Spousal Benefits

Social Security FAQ: Spousal Benefits

Questions, questions – and plenty of them about Social Security’s valuable spousal and survivor benefits. The recent decision by Congress to phase out the file-and-suspend and restricted claim loopholes under the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 (BBA) has stirred up even more interest in the topic. The […]

Read more

The Ins and Outs of Social Security Benefits and Taxes

The Ins and Outs of Social Security Benefits and Taxes

  It’s an unpleasant fact of life: The taxman can take a bite out of your Social Security benefits. The federal tax formula was crafted to initially target higher-income households, but the share of benefits taxed has risen over the years, because the income thresholds for taxation […]

Read more

When Should You Take Social Security?

When Should You Take Social Security?

Key Points Taking Social Security benefits before you reach full retirement age may not be the wisest choice. We’ll cover Social Security benefit eligibility and factors to consider when deciding when to take Social Security. The strategies for maximizing benefits can get complex, so be sure to […]

Read more

Areas We Serve

Staib Financial Planning, LLC strives to make meeting with us convenient and easy. We offer many locations around the Denver area other than our main office, serving Highlands Ranch, Lone Tree, Centennial, Littleton, Parker, Aurora, Denver and surrounding communities.

Click Here for more details about alternate locations from our main office.

Where We Are