Social Security – Here are some basics
Social Security is unarguably one of America’s most important benefit programs for seniors, with over 60% of beneficiaries relying on it as a “major’ source of income. Given the program’s importance to your retirement future, there are some basic facts which everyone who will eventually collect Social Security should know. In this article appearing in the Valdosta (GA) Daily Times, wealth management advisor Kent Patrick offers up some of the very basic elements of the extremely complex Social Security program. And basic as it is, the article nevertheless provides a good framework for understanding how your Social Security benefits will work. Click here to read more.
Also, if you’re unsure about how these basics apply to you, or if you have any questions about your individual situation under Social Security, note that the AMAC Foundation provides a free-to-the-public service to help Americans navigate the complexities of this program. Learn more about it here…