Want a bigger Social Security check? Here’s how
Social Security was traditionally intended to provide only some financial support to America’s retired seniors, but the reality for many is that it has become the major financial element of their retirement income stream. In fact, many seniors today find that Social Security is their primary source of income providing as much as 50% to 90%. It makes a lot of sense, therefore, that as you approach eligibility, understanding how to make your Social Security benefit payment as big as it can be is an important thing to know. To help with that, this Motley Fool article by Maurie Backman offers three strategies you can use to make sure you get a bigger benefit from Social Security. Click here to read more.