• Question
  • Retirement Benefit

    Asked on 6/30/2008

    what will my retirement benefit be at age 62 and married?

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  • Categories: How Calculated?, Social Security

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  • You can request a statement from the Social Security Administration at this link:

    http://www.ssa.gov/mystatement/

    However, consider the benefits of delaying the start of Social Security:

    In general, most people can start Social Security at age 62. However, your monthly payments will be less than if you delay until your maximum retirement age.

    -- To determine your maximum retirement age (the age at which you could maximize your monthly income), please visit:
    http://www.ssa.gov/retire2/agereduction.htm

    -- If you would like more information about the many benefits of working when you are of retirement age, continue here: http://www.newretirement.com/Services/Working_In_Retirement_Reasons.aspx

    -- Learn more about the benefits of delaying Social Security here:
    http://www.newretirement.com/Services/Social-Security-Benefits.aspx

  • Login to rate this answer:   Answered on 7/1/2008
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