5 of the Best Ways to Boost Social Security Benefits

5 of the Best Ways to Boost Social Security Benefits
Sean Williams, The Motley Fool

The chances are good that, when you retire, you're going to be reliant on Social Security income to make ends meet. Data from the Social Security Administration finds that 62% of current retired workers generate at least half of their income from the program. Meanwhile, national pollster Gallup surveyed nonretirees earlier this year and found that a record 88% expect Social Security to be a major or minor source of income during retirement.