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When is the Right Time to Claim Social Security Benefits?
Thursday, April 28th, 2011
You’re probably well aware of the need to save money for retirement so that you don’t have to rely on Social Security benefits to see you through. Still, those benefits will be an important part of your finances after you retire. Claiming your benefits at the right time will help bolster your financial security. So when is the right time? The Social Security Administration has set retirement age at anywhere between 65 and 67 depending on when you were born. But you can claim benefits as early as age 62 or as late as age 70. The most advantageous time...