Social Security is the primary source of retirement income for many American seniors. For that reason, you want to do all that you can to maximize your Social Security benefits.
Yahoo! Finance sifted through the rules and regulations and put together a guide to Social Security benefits. It includes 12 tips to help you maximize your Social Security benefits.
Even following this advice, the amount of Social Security benefits many retirees receive is inadequate. The Social Security Expansion Act seeks to increase benefits by about $65 each month.
The Seniors Trust is working to encourage lawmakers to pass this landmark piece of legislation. It will strengthen the long-term solvency of Social Security by increasing benefits for seniors.