Most people would love to retire early, but how do you know what the right age is for you?
Congress modified Social Security benefits in 1983. Now, if you were born after 1937, you won't receive full Social Security benefits at age 65. For full Social Security benefits, you must now wait until you reach the following age:
Full Retirement Age:
Year of Birth: 1938
Full Retirement Age: 65 and 2 months
Year of Birth: 1939
Full Retirement Age: 65 and 4 months
Year of Birth: 1940 ...Full Story