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Jonathan Peterson of AARP shares information on Social Security

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Social Security is the foundation of financial well being for millions of people in retirement. Yet, for all its importance, the program can be a complicated maze. People often wonder whether they’re eligible, how much of a benefit they may receive, when they should start collecting and whether Social Security will be there when they need it. Right now, we’re joined by THE man who can give us some answers! Jonathan Peterson is the Executive Communications Director at AARP and the author of   Social Security for Dummies,   the second edition was just released – Jonathan, welcome!


Suggested Questions:

1  What’s the biggest and most important thing we need to know regarding changes in Social Security Administration policies?

2.  How should we factor Social Security into our overall retirement plans?

3.  What can we do to ensure we’re receiving our maximum benefits?

4.  With so many fears about identity theft and cyber security threats, what tips can you offer to keep our Social Security safe?

5. Where can we get more information?

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