Some Retirees Could Earn Almost $2,000 More Next Year Without Losing Social Security Benefits

Christy Bieber, The Motley Fool
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Some Retirees Could Earn Almost $2,000 More Next Year Without Losing Social Security Benefits
Some Retirees Could Earn Almost $2,000 More Next Year Without Losing Social Security Benefits

If you're receiving Social Security benefits and are thinking about working, you could end up forfeiting some of those benefits -- at least temporarily -- if you take a job. This doesn't happen to every retiree who works while collecting benefits. If you're above full retirement age (which is between 66 and 67), you can work as much as you want with no effect on your checks.