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Experience:  37 plus years of SSD practice
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I'm collecting SS now and still working full time at present

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I'm collecting SS now and still working full time at present time. (trying to increase my benefits when I do retire) Are there other benefits that I may be eligible for from SS? I am facing some cancer tumors, one on my pancreas and one on my right kidney. I will be starting some chemo treatments to shrink these tumors so that the surgeon can do the operations to remove them. I have medical insurance but the first $4000.00 comes out of my pocket before the insurance kicks in.
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  LawTalk replied 10 months ago.

Good afternoon,

I'm Doug, and I'm very sorry to hear of your situation. My goal is to provide you with excellent service today. In order to give you a clear and concise answer, I will need some additional information about the circumstances, please.

1. Will you be disabled for more than a year based on your medical issues?

2. Are you 65 years old yet?

3. Are you in renal failure?

Doug