How to Get the Maximum Social Security Benefit
Todd Campbell explains why so few people collect $3,790 per month, the maximum Social Security retirement benefit one can collect in 2020. In short, one would have had to earn the maximum in wages every year for 35 years of one’s career (now at $137,700 for 2020). Campbell goes through the formula for calculating benefits for all and notes how the age one commences benefits is important. Read the full piece 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.