4 Types of Social Security Benefits Older Americans May Be Eligible for
Social Security continues to keep millions of Americans out of poverty. Christy Bieber explains you do not want to leave money on the table. There are four kinds of benefits one may be eligible for, so it it best to be acquainted with each before retirement age. They are retirement benefits (as early as age 62), survivor benefits, spousal benefits, and Supplemental Security Insurance (SSI), which are available to low-income seniors and disabled individuals. You can receive SSI along with Social Security retirement income. SSI is means-tested, and thus you will reduce the amount you get if you earn too much. Full article here.