Tips for Baby Boomers Reaching Retirement Age in 2012

Many of the rules for claiming Social Security change when you hit age 66.

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Plan your new life. Retirement planning isn't just about meeting your financial needs. You also need a plan for how you will spend your days after you leave the workforce. "Develop a part-time dream job that you could now potentially afford to do," says Maurer. "Look at this as a time of commencement."

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