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When to start drawing social security is an important decision

Written by February 7, 2013

Over the coming years, millions of baby boomers will reach age 62, the minimum threshold for receiving social security retirement benefits. If recent history is any indication, most of these people (over 70% by some estimates) will take their benefits as early as possible. But whether you should take social security retirement benefits at the earliest possible age, or defer...