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Phillips Esq., Attorney-at-Law
Category: Social Security
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Can a person who is on social security get married? & how

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Can a person who is on social security get married? & how does it affect my check from social security?
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  Phillips Esq. replied 9 months ago.

What kind of benefit are you receiving? Regular retirement benefit? Disability benefit? Supplemental Security Income ("SSI")?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
I get regular social security
Expert:  Phillips Esq. replied 9 months ago.

Thank you for the information.

Is this spousal benefit?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
No It's my own
Expert:  Phillips Esq. replied 9 months ago.

Thank you for the information.

The marriage will not affect your benefits. You would continue to get the same amount that you are entitled to get.

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
I'm having a hard time with this,I will call social security by phone Instead, thank you,can I get my money back?
Expert:  Phillips Esq. replied 9 months ago.

What were you expecting the answer to be? Did someone tell you that you are going to get more money for getting married?

Kindly clarify your statement.

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Please tell me how much I was charged on my visa bank card.
Expert:  Phillips Esq. replied 9 months ago.

You need to contact Customer Service. I do not handle the billing for the site. I am only a site user just like you. I also have not been paid anything for answering your question. I only get paid if you give a positive rating to my response.