Social Security Explained: Understanding Your Income In Retirement

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Social Security has a tendency to be about as clear as mud. Thankfully, Brandon recently sat down with Karen Ireland, Business Development Consultant at MFS, to shed some light on this important but, often very confusing, topic.

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Understanding Your Income in Retirement

One of the topics we get the most questions about at Kennedy Financial Group is Social Security. It’s no surprise that this extremely important but complicated topic comes up frequently. It plays a huge role in your income picture during retirement! Thankfully, Karen Ireland, Business Development Consultant at MFS was able to break down how social security works and how to make it work for you.

During our recent discussion, Karen answered questions regarding how drawing from social security could affect your spouse, children and the legacy you leave. She also discussed how other sources of income can play an important role in what you receive when you turn on these benefits and how social security can impact small business owners.

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Any economic forecasts set forth in this material may not develop as predicted and there can be no guarantee that any strategies promoted will be successful.

Karen Ireland and MFS are not affiliated with Kennedy Financial Group, HighPoint Advisor Group, or LPL Financial.