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To Delay Or Not To Delay: What Some New Studies Say About Social Security Claiming

2016-12-04 18_18_37-Morguefile free photographs for commercial useWhen it comes to determining when to start claiming Social Security, the author of today’s article notes that “few decisions are as financially consequential…or as hard.” As such, he attempts to provide some Social Security claiming guidance based on the findings of some new studies. Why does one new study conclude that postponing claiming Social Security may be even more lucrative than thought – especially for women? What demographic groups does another new study suggest might be better off claiming Social Security earlier, and which have more incentive to delay claiming? In which situation does a third study find it’s a “clear no-brainer” to delay Social Security? CLICK HERE to find out.