Retirement Income

Maximize Social Security

On January 31, 1940 Miss Ida May Fuller received the very first Social Security payment. Since then, social security benefits have become a major part of retirement income for most retirees in the U.S. today. As a result, maximizing social security benefits is paramount to retirement income planning, and is accomplished by strategically deciding when and how to claim the benefit.


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