3 Social Security Secrets for Even Bigger Checks
It’s hardly a “secret,” as nearly every expert says to delay Social Security as long as possible (to age 70 if you can), but Kailey Hagen nonetheless notes to not start benefits at age 62 as among her three tips to send monthly checks skyrocketing. The other advice includes working longer, as that adds money to the calculation of benefits, as Social Security uses one’s 35 highest years of income. Working at age 64 or later could drop off a year of much lower income when one was in their 20s. The last tip involves coordinating spousal benefits carefully. Read the full piece here.
The AMAC Foundation offers a free-to-the-public advisory service to all folks ageing into–or already in–Social Security. This service provides guidance in understanding the complexities of Social Security and the myriad rules and regulations associated with the process for claiming benefits, with NSSA-Certified Social Security Advisors available via email or telephone to discuss options. Learn more about this service via the Foundation’s website.