What other Americans are getting in Social Security benefits can help you plan
It’s pretty hard to do any real retirement planning without understanding what your Social Security benefits might be. And deciding what age to start your benefits is probably one of the most important decisions you will be making. So what did your fellow Americans do when it was time for them to apply? This article by Todd Campbell of The Motley Fool describes the average Social Security benefits of Americans at age 62, 66 and 70 and explores the pros and cons of applying at each age. Click here to read more.