For over 30 years, Mercer has produced printed reference materials for Social Security and sold millions of copies. Now this information is available digitally for the first time. Mercer Social Security Retirement is an easy-to-understand app to help plan for a secure, enjoyable retirement. Social Security is over 50% of most retiree’s income so knowing what to do to get your benefits and when to start your benefit are critical. This app provides a simple explanation of the Social Security retirement program, major changes, and cost and benefit amounts for 2014 – including many real-life examples. Topics covered: When is the best age to retire? Who receives benefits? What is an estimate of my monthly benefit? What do I need to do and when? Answers to frequently asked questions. This app gives you the information you need about Social Security to make the best choice for your retirement. Mercer is a global consulting leader in talent, health, retirement, and investments that helps clients advance the health, wealth, and performance of their most vital asset — their people.