When to Delay Claiming Social Security, and When Not To - York News-Times
It’s a dilemma almost everyone faces – when to claim your Social Security benefit. There is actually an eight year window during which benefits can be claimed, and deciding when, within that window, is right for you is where the confusion comes in. Many simply don’t give it the thought it deserves and simply claim at age 62, but taking the simple way usually means lost money over the long haul. There are factors, including your health and work status, which can help you decide though, as explained in this York (NE) News-Times article by Kailey Hagen. Click here to read more.
Also, if you’re unsure about how these basics apply to you, or if you have any questions about your individual situation under Social Security, note that the AMAC Foundation provides a free-to-the-public service to help Americans navigate the complexities of this program. Learn more about it here…