Are You Entitled to More Social Security Benefits?
Katie Brockman’s piece here helps folks maximize their Social Security benefits. There’s more to it than delaying to age 70 and working a full 35 years, as those are the golden rules for retirement benefits. But there is also survivor’s, divorce, and spousal benefits to contend with as well. Because the Social Security Administration may not be aware of your marital status or family situation, you likely won’t be notified if you’re allowed to collect these types of benefits. To learn more about the eligibility requirements you’ll need to meet before applying, read Brockman’s full article.
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.