The Stakes are Higher for Women when Claiming Social Security

January 22, 2019

Social Security

When it comes to claiming Social Security retirement benefits, no one should take the decision of when or how to claim lightly.

And that goes especially for women, who are more likely to suffer financially if they make the wrong choice.

Social Security’s rules for retirement benefits were first set in the 1930s. And they have haven’t necessarily caught up with today’s families.

That puts one party in particular at a disadvantage: the modern woman, according research from the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College… Read More

Original Article on CNBC by Lorie Konish