5 Social Security Facts You Must Know

By on May 11, 2015

1. There are 3 Things That Determine the Amount of Your Benefit



The amount that you receive in every check is actually based on a few different things, namely – when you start taking benefits, your full retirement age, and how many years total you’ve worked and paid into the program. You can retire at a certain age, but like all government bureaucracies, the Social Security Administration has its own definition of when a person reaches “full retirement age.”

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