Financial success is not taught in school. My peers and I bemoan this all the time. The truth is that financial success is the study of the obvious. Think about these common sense college and retirement account planning points...
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On Marketwatch.com, our own Cameron Morgan gives pre-retirees advice about how to take Social Security:
“From making sure your earnings record is accurate, to considering the impact of your claiming strategy on not only yourself but your spouse, you have choice and control over how you manage this lifetime income benefit. Get informed, and decide from facts rather than emotion, when filing for your benefit. Think hard before joining the ‘in crowd’ of early claimers with their small checks. For many people, waiting works wonders. You’ve done it before; be as thoughtful about maximizing your Social Security check as you were about maximizing your value in the workplace, in the first place.”