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Lane
Lane, JD,CFP, MBA, CRPS
Category: Social Security
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Experience:  Law Degree, specialization in Tax Law and Corporate Law, CFP and MBA, Providing Financial, Social Security & Tax advice since 1986
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I need to get retirement benefit only end my disability I'm

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I need to get retirement benefit only end my disability I'm medically cleared how do just get retirement benefit only? Disability is too problematic.
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  Lane replied 8 months ago.
Hi,...When you reach full retirement age, if you're still receiving disability benefits, then they automatically convert into retirement benefits. However, even though they're technically paid out of a different part of the Social Security program, the amount remains the same....Have you reached 66?
Expert:  Lane replied 8 months ago.
Here's an excellent article on this:...http://www.fool.com/retirement/general/2014/08/16/social-security-disability-what-happens-when-you-t.aspx...And here, you can see that directly from Social Security....https://www.ssa.gov/planners/disability/dqualify.html (Note the 3rd paragraph)
Expert:  Lane replied 8 months ago.
Please let me know if you have any questions at all....If this HAS helped, and you DON’T have other questions … I'd appreciate a positive rating (using the faces or stars on your screen, and then clicking “submit”)… I will receive no crediting for the work here, if you do not rate....Thank you!Lane……I hold a law degree (JD, Juris Doctorate), with concentration in Tax Law, Estate law & Corporate law, an MBA, with specialization in finance & tax, as well as CFP® and CRPS designations. - I’ve been providing financial, Social Security/Medicare, estate, corporate, both for-profit and non-profit, and tax advice, since 1986
Expert:  Lane replied 8 months ago.
Hi,...I’m just checking back in to see how things are going....Did my answer help?...Let me know…...ThanksLane…...I hold a law degree (JD, Juris Doctorate), with concentration in Tax Law, Estate law & Corporate law, an MBA, with specialization in finance & tax, as well as CFP® and CRPS designations. - I’ve been providing financial, Social Security/Medicare, estate, corporate, both for-profit and non-profit, and tax advice, since 1986