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Do you plan to take social security at 62?  3 reasons to wait until 70

Do you plan to take social security at 62? 3 reasons to wait until 70

(Adam Levine-Weinberg) A big question for Americans nearing retirement is when to file for Social Security benefits. While the U.S. government has set the full retirement age at 67 for those born in 1960 or later, Americans can choose to receive a reduced Social Security benefit as early as age 62 – or wait beyond …

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As 30-year mortgage rates hit 6.7%, homebuyers face “payment shock.”  Here are ways to save

As 30-year mortgage rates hit 6.7%, homebuyers face “payment shock.” Here are ways to save

Noel Hendrickson/Getty Images Even with signs of a slowing housing market, home buyers are still feeling the sting of high prices and higher interest rates. The average rate for a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage is 6.7% on Friday, down from 3.3% at the start of 2022, according to Mortgage News Daily. Along with that, home prices …

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