Want a More Comfortable Retirement? Forget About Social Security
Maurie Backman’s piece here notes that a comfortable retirement, rather than just existing, necessitates ample savings and/or investment income to supplement Social Security benefits. Social Security alone, with an average benefit of around $1,543 per month, just will not lead to the kind of retirement many seniors desire. She gives some detail about how to score a secure retirement here in the full article.
The AMAC Foundation offers a free-to-the-public advisory service to all folks ageing into–or already in–Social Security. This service provides guidance in understanding the complexities of Social Security and the myriad rules and regulations associated with the process for claiming benefits, with NSSA-Certified Social Security Advisors available via email or telephone to discuss options. Learn more about this service via the Foundation’s website.