A few bad reasons to claim Social Security early
No question that there are some really good reasons for collecting Social Security benefits early, say as soon as you turn 62. But along with the good reasons, there are also some pretty bad reasons that some people decide to take their benefits as soon as they’re eligible. One of those is planning to take the money and invest it, and another is to use it to pay down debt. In the long run, they may not turn out to be such good strategies after all, as this Motley Fool article by Sean Williams explains. Click here to read more.