Turning 62 in 2021? This Social Security Move Could Boost Your Benefits by $841 per Month

Katie Brockman, The Motley Fool
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Turning 62 in 2021? This Social Security Move Could Boost Your Benefits by $841 per Month
Turning 62 in 2021? This Social Security Move Could Boost Your Benefits by $841 per Month

If you're expecting to rely on Social Security benefits for a good chunk of your retirement income, you're not alone. For nearly half of unmarried beneficiaries and close to one-quarter of married couples, Social Security makes up more than 90% of income in retirement. The good news is that if you're turning 62 in 2021, this Social Security move could boost your benefits by more than $800 per month.