Social Security Gotchas During The Pandemic

Many experts have been discussing the potential long-term problems facing Social Security, and amid a global pandemic, issues like filing deadlines, inconvenience, and early election for benefits have become even trickier to navigate. The hidden “gotchas” that can complicate optimizing Social Security in retirement require careful planning to avoid.

Retirement Income Center co-director Steve Parrish provides a map around the hidden potholes and pitfalls on the road to claiming Social Security in his latest column from Forbes.

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