The Case for Claiming Social Security at 62
Let’s face it – deciding when to claim Social Security can be confusing. There is an 8 year window during which you can apply, and your age when you do plays a big part in how much you get. Most know that claiming at age 62 will mean a reduced benefit, but knowing that shouldn’t discourage you from considering it, especially if conditions are right, as explained in this Muscatine (IA) Journal article by Maurie Backman. Click here to read more.
Also, if you’re unsure about your individual situation under Social Security or have questions about your personal benefit entitlements, note that the AMAC Foundation provides an independent free-to-the-public Social Security Advisory service to help Americans navigate the complexities of this program. Learn more about it here…