Stretching Your Social Security Income - Motley Fool
Especially in these times of high inflation, stretching every dollar of your retirement income is important. Fact is, most people who collect Social Security say it represents a major portion of their retirement income and, sadly, for some it is their only source of income in their golden years. And especially for those for whom Social Security is critical, as explained in this Motley Fool article by Maurie Backman, making every dollar go as far as possible is paramount. In addition to the suggestions included in the article, you may wish to visit this site sponsored by the National Council on Aging – www.benefitscheckup.org – where you can enter your zip code, answer a few basic questions, and find various types of public assistance which may be available where you live.