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Social Security benefits reduced if you retire early

Published 12/07/2011, DL-Online

Q: What is full retirement age? Why is it important? A: Full retirement age (FRA) is of major importance in computing Social Security benefit amounts. Whether SSA retirement, survivors or disability benefits are involved, before computing any benefit paid on your record, your FRA amount is determined first.

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