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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: 11 months ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  Lane replied 11 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 11 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 11 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 11 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