Knowing the best time to collect can help ensure you get the maximum Social Security benefit entitled to you
Guidelines and Tips for Collecting Social Security
Use this tool to determine the best time to take Social Security benefits.Expert Interview: When to Begin Taking Social Security Distributions
What's your break even age?Expert Interview: 2 Reasons to Collect Social Security Benefits As Soon As Possible
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Why Your Social Security Statements Are Wrong
How COLAs affect when you should take Social Security.Prime Time for Taking Social Security Benefits
Deciding when to take retirement benefits may not be as difficult as you might think.When to Begin Taking Social Security
Begin receiving Social Security too early and you may get less than you deserve.The Case Against Taking Social Security at 62
It's tempting to request retirement benefits as soon as possible. But it can pay to wait.Should I Delay Taking Social Security Past Age 70?
It doesn't pay to wait past age 70 to collect benefits, but working might help.
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It's rarely a good idea to file for Social Security at 62 -- except in these cases.