Social Security Planning: What You Need to Know to Maximize Retirement Income - Live Webinar

Monday, April 24, 2023
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

The registration period has closed for this event.


A new generation is getting ready to collect Social Security. Find out what you need to know to make the most out of your retirement benefits.

People are asking:

• Will Social Security be there for me?

• How much can I expect to receive?

• When should I apply for Social Security?

• How can I maximize my benefits?

At this workshop you will learn:

• How your benefits will be affected by the age at which you apply

• How cost-of-living-adjustments, or COLAs, affect benefits

• How spousal benefits work

• How survivor benefits work

• How divorced-spouse benefits work

• When it makes sense to delay benefits—and when it does not

• How to estimate your benefits

• Innovative strategies for coordinating benefits with your spouse

Who Should Attend
All USC faculty and staff interested in learning more about Social Security. If you cannot attend, but would like to learn more or would like a customized Social Security Report or Retirement Income Evaluation, please contact Linda Terry at 803-223-7024 or


E. H. "Chip" Stanley, Jr., CRPC, RIS, AIF, is the Senior Vice President/Wealth Management Financial Advisor with Great Southern Advisory Group of Janney Montgomery Scott LLC.

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