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Subject:  Re: Social Security questions Date:  10/23/2012  7:13 PM
Author:  fleg9bo Number:  18010 of 19738

for anybody who thinks you will live longer than the average 65 year person, delaying the start of SS will result in more money, when you need it the most -- later in life.

We were living entirely on withdrawls from our portfolio when we turned 62 and began taking SS. We did not ratchet up our spending, so the SS allowed us to take less from our portfolio each year. In the four years from when we turned 62 to when we will turn 66, we will have collected a