Social Security Loopholes Are Closing: Here Are New Strategies for Maximizing Benefits

By Robert McGarvey

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Late last year, Congress slammed shut two giant Social Security loopholes that had let some lucky pensioners up their take by tens of thousands of dollars. But the financially wily will note those loopholes are not quite closed. There remain tactics for maximizing Social Security over a lifetime, but eligible recipients need to act fast, though, because time is running out.