One of the most common areas that pre-retirees and retirees have surrounds their Social Security benefit. For most people, they understand that they are entitled to some sort of a benefit, and they are estimating that based on years of receiving a “statement of benefits” from the Social Security Administration. However, as you know, the program is much more complex. Common questions involve when to take Social Security, how the spousal benefit works, and whether a pension might affect their future Social Security check. This episode is designed to provide a basic education for the listeners about the most important areas to understand when it comes to Social Security.