The case for claiming Social Security early
Most advisors will tell you – the longer you wait to claim Social Security, the more your benefit will be. And that’s certainly true. But is waiting the right thing for you? Well, that all depends on your personal situation, because while it’s certainly enticing to think of a Social Security benefit which could be much higher and make you more comfortable later, your personal circumstances might very well be such that it’s not the right thing for you. In this Motley Fool article by Selena Maranjian, the author offers several great reasons why claiming your Social Security as soon as you’re eligible at age 62 might be best. Click here to read more.