Impact of a Paycheck on Retiree Benefits

Returning to work could affect your Social Security, pension and Medicare coverage.

EDITOR'S NOTE: This article was originally published in the April 2009 issue of Kiplinger's Retirement Report. To subscribe, click here.

With the abysmal stock market and slashed savings, you may be thinking of giving up retired life to head back to the workforce. But returning to work can have an impact on your retirement benefits. Here's what you need to know before you pack up your briefcase and head out the door.

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Rachel L. Sheedy
Editor, Kiplinger's Retirement Report