Social Security Truth or Consequences

How well do you know Social Security rules and claiming strategies? Test yourself by analyzing some specific scenarios.

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Social Security is a foundational piece in every retiree’s income plan, and yet many people have no idea how it works.

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Nancy Fleming, CFP®, Investment Adviser
President, Fleming Financial Services

Nancy Fleming, CFP®, is the president of Fleming Financial Services, based in Gilbert, Arizona. She is an Investment Adviser Representative and licensed insurance professional.