Don’t Chase a Higher Social Security Benefit. Do This Instead.
Many experts agree that seniors should try to maximize one’s monthly benefit for life, and seniors can do that by working a full 35 years and delaying the start of benefits until age 70. But is there a better bet? Maurie Backman states people should focus on building themselves a solid nest egg. Chances are, it will do a lot more good than a higher Social Security check. Her full article is 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.