A Fruitful Retirement: Social Security Benefit Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit. Share | Have A Question About This Topic? Name Email Address Question Thank you! Oops! Related Content Protecting Those Who Matter Most The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need. 3 Questions to Consider About Whole Life Insurance Whole Life insurance: Protection, supplement income in retirement and stable, predictable cash value Women on the Rise Explore the growing influence women wield over the economy with this handy infographic.