Claiming Social Security Early Could Have 3 Benefits
Financial advisers are almost unanimous in stating one should delay Social Security benefits as long as possible (to age 70) to increase the monthly payout for life. But even though there’s a financial hit to claiming at any time before 67 (the new full retirement age), there are reasons to consider it. One, you may wish to start a second career. Having at least a crutch with Social Security can help. Two, you can start a business. Three, you can focus on improving health rather than just your work. Full article 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.