There is an age at which most Americans claim Social Security, but don't read too much into it. Make your decision based on your own particulars, such as your financial situation and your expected life span.
Understanding how cost-of-living adjustments get made is important to anticipate changes to your monthly check.
Millennials are in worse shape than baby boomers when it comes to retirement planning, but there's still time for this generation to fix its financial woes.
There are many misconceptions about this key healthcare program. Find the truth here.
In some cases, age 62 is the right time to apply for Social Security and start collecting benefits.
Taking advantage of a Roth conversion can make sense in some but not all cases. Learn more here.
Rely on spousal benefits? It depends on these two variables...
Hint: It's kind of scary.
If you want to be covered by Social Security, here's what you'll need to do.
There are many reasons to not retire before 66, such as the ability to save more, amass more, spend less, and enjoy more health insurance. But if all your ducks are in a row, retiring early might still work.