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My father is collecting Soc. Sec. now, he is 82 and has had

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My father is collecting Soc. Sec. now, he is 82 and has had 2 heart attacks in the last several months, is he eligible to collect soc. sec. disability.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  ABC Accounting Group replied 1 month ago.

Hi. Sorry to hear. Unfortunately, he can't receive Social Security retirement benefits and disability benefits at the same time. Social Security disability insurance (SSDI) can be thought of as a retirement benefit for those who are forced to retire early.

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