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Collecting Social Security Early Has Some Advantages
Saturday, Aug 01 2015
Collecting Social Security early can help retirees assess how much they can spend because the payments are consistent. So reports Wealth Management.
Also, proponents of waiting typically point to the 8% payment increase you get for delaying the payments. However, the nominal annualized reture when waiting a year is less than 8% and retirees will miss out on a full year of payments.
Lastly, collecting Social Security may be more attractive than withdrawing money from an IRA when considering taxes.
Read the full article from Wealth Management.