Social Security can be worth more—a lot more, and not just foryou but for your spouse—depending on when and how you claimbenefits. It can also cost you both.

Couples claiming Social Security benefits need to considerseveral factors, Fidelity says, when deciding when to start thechecks coming in: their life expectancy, any age difference, andtheir overall health.

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