Many people intend to claim Social Security benefits after age 62, and it’s no wonder why. After decades of making steadfast payments to the government, it only seems right that you should receive some reward.
Despite estimations by the Social Security Administration that the program as-is will become insolvent by 2037, you should still review your Social Security statement periodically. Doing so can help ensure you’ll receive benefits commensurate with your earnings, which will let you plan confidently for the future.
Here’s what else you can expect to find on your benefit statement, and how to view yours today.