A Good Social Security “Tip Sheet” Going Forward
Social Security is a complex program for sure. This piece by Selena Maranjian highlights five things one should know about this vital program, one which sends monthly benefits to 63 million Americans. First, know your full retirement age. Second, know how much money you an expect (at least a rough idea). Third, keep an eye on your Social Security earnings record. Fourth, think about when to start collecting Social Security benefits. Lastly, tip five is get informed of different strategies to increase your Social Security benefits. Read more detailed information on each tip here.
The AMAC Foundation offers a free-to-the-public advisory service to all folks ageing into–or already in–Social Security. The service provides guidance in understanding the complexities of the program 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.