How to Obtain Social Security’s Maximum Benefit
People often wonder what the maximum Social Security benefit is. The answer is $4,194 per month for 2022. But how does one get that? Kailey Hagen notes quite truthfully that few people would ever qualify. Why? One must work 35 years and have earned at or above the earnings max each of those years ($147,000 for 2022). Plus one must wait until age 70 to begin benefits. Hagen explains more in 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.