We want to help you understand how retirment works. Here is some information that will help you figure out how benefots work.

How Retirement Benefits Operate

Based on their career earnings, Social Security replaces a portion of your pre-retirement income. Depending on how much you earn and when you decide to begin receiving benefits, Social Security replaces a different percentage of your pre-retirement wages depending on your highest 35 years of earnings.

Before you apply, here is what you should know.