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I am 62 years old and retired, can I apply benefit?

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I am 62 years old and retired, can I apply for my benefit?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  PDtax replied 1 year ago.

Hi from Just Answer. I'm PDtax, and can assist.

Yes, you can apply for your benefit at age 62. The amount is fixed for the date you apply, so it will be less than if you waited until age 66, but you can apply now for an early benefit.

Expert:  PDtax replied 1 year ago.

https://secure.ssa.gov/iClaim/rib is the link for online application for your benefits.

Expert:  PDtax replied 1 year ago.

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