Social Security retiree’s “on a fixed income” need all the help they can get to meet all their post-employment expenses. Even more so for those who have suffered through the lingering economic downturn that was created and then mis-managed by the federal government. Even if Social Security is your primary income source, you can still maximize your benefits.
Financial Planner Brett Horowitz recently showed a retired couple how they could pick up an additional $40k in Social Security benefits with proper planning. This is like found money.