Social Security's Real Retirement Age is 70: An FGL Video Series

Featuring Alicia Munnell from the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College

When Do You Plan to Retire?

Even though most people typically think about retiring at age 65, this video series explores how the "new" retirement age may be closer to age 70. Learn more from a new FGL educational series with Alicia Munnell, Director for the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.

This video series can:

  • Help you decide your optimal retirement age
  • Determine if you're financially ready to retire

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Additional topics will include:

  • The Effects of Social Security on Retirement Age
  • Trends in Life Expectancy and Staying in the Workforce Longer
  • Falling Short in Retirement Savings

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alicia munnell

Alicia Munnell is an independent expert in the field of economics. Her strategies and thoughts are made available to you as a service by Fidelity & Guaranty Life Insurance Company but do not necessarily represent the views of Fidelity & Guaranty Life.

Alicia H. Munnell is the Peter F. Drucker Professor of Management Sciences at Boston College’s Carroll School of Management. She also serves as the director of the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College. Before joining Boston College in 1997, Alicia Munnell was a member of the President’s Council of Economic Advisers (1995-1997) and assistant secretary of the Treasury for economic policy (1993-1995). She has published many articles, authored numerous books, and edited several volumes on tax policy, Social Security, public and private pensions, and productivity. Alicia Munnell earned her B.A. from Wellesley College, a M.A. from Boston University, and her Ph.D. from Harvard University.

"FGL" when used herein refers to Fidelity & Guaranty Life, the marketing name for Fidelity & Guaranty Life Insurance Company issuing insurance in the United States outside of New York. Annuities issued by Fidelity & Guaranty Life Insurance Company, Des Moines, IA


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