Open in the App Open in the App Open in the App
Get the key ideas from

Get What’s Yours

The Secret to Maxing Out Your Social Security

By Laurence J. Kotlikoff, Philip Moeller and Paul Solman
12-minute read
Audio available
Get What’s Yours: The Secret to Maxing Out Your Social Security by Laurence J. Kotlikoff, Philip Moeller and Paul Solman

We all dream about the day we can retire and benefit from a lifetime’s hard work. Social security should make that possible, but its rules are so byzantine that investing in risky stocks seems like an easier deal. Get What’s Yours (2015) walks the reader through America’s perplexing social security system and explains everything you need to know to get the guaranteed benefits you deserve.

  • Anyone entitled to social security benefits
  • People looking for retirement planning tips
  • Married couples planning a divorce

Laurence Kotlikoff is the president of a financial planning software company called Security Planning Inc. and professor of economics at Boston University. He is also the author of multiple bestsellers.

Philip Moeller is a journalist and research fellow at the Center on Aging & Work at Boston College. Get What’s Yours is his second bestseller.

Paul Solman is a long-time business and economics correspondent on PBS’ NewsHour and a professor at both Yale University and Gateway Community College.

Go Premium and get the best of Blinkist

Upgrade to Premium now and get unlimited access to the Blinkist library. Read or listen to key insights from the world’s best nonfiction.

Upgrade to Premium

What is Blinkist?

The Blinkist app gives you the key ideas from a bestselling nonfiction book in just 15 minutes. Available in bitesize text and audio, the app makes it easier than ever to find time to read.

3,000+ top
nonfiction titles

Get unlimited access to the most important ideas in business, investing, marketing, psychology, politics, and more. Stay ahead of the curve with recommended reading lists curated by experts.

No time to

Pssst. Sign up to your secret to success: key ideas from top nonfiction in just 15 minutes.
Created with Sketch.