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YES the monthly amount that you would receive will increase each year by a certain percentage amount until age 70 if you continue working and receiving earned income.
You can find more information about this by going to the SSA.gov website and use the search box for WHEN TO START RECEIVING BENEFITS


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At Social Security, we're often asked, "What is the best age to start receiving retirement benefits?" The answer is that there is no one "best age" for everyone and, ultimately, it is your choice. You should make an informed decision about when to apply for benefits based on your individual and family circumstances. We hope the following information will help you understand how Social Security can fit into your retirement decision.
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