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Can You File and Suspend Social Security Benefits?

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    Today’s column addresses questions about withdrawing an application for a retirement benefit; is file and suspend Social Security a possibility and when divorced spousal benefits might be available. 

    Larry Kotlikoff is a Professor of Economics at Boston University and the founder and president of Economic Security Planning, Inc, which markets Maximize My Social Security and MaxiFi Planner.

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