It is estimated that 10,000 baby boomers are retiring every day. Most will depend heavily on Social Security retirement benefits. Particularly for a married couple, the decision on when and how to claim Social Security can be complex. This has resulted in the launch of services designed to advise you on how to maximize Social Security retirement income, based on your individual circumstances. I like the concept and will probably use one or more of these services when I approach full retirement age. I turn 62 next month but I already know I will not claim that early.
Archives for November 2012
Intriguing title to this post, don’t you think? I thought so when I read the Money magazine article with a similar title. So what is the worst investment mistake that a retiree can make? Taking risk when you don’t have to.
Have you read about the “4-box strategy” for matching your retirement income to your retirement expenses? You should because it makes sense for the careful planner worried about retirement income survival.