Consider Your Social Security Strategy
Giving due attention to Social Security claiming can pay off big, despite the demise of some of the arcane strategies.
Note: The following is part of Morningstar.com's Retirement Matters Week special report. A version of this article appeared on Oct. 11, 2017.
As more and more workers approach and enter retirement without the benefit of pensions, the lifetime income stream of Social Security--and the enlarged benefits that can be obtained with savvy benefits-claiming strategies--has received newfound attention.