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My mother is an undocumented person who has payed into

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my mother is an undocumented person who has payed into social security and medicare for forty + years and is still paying. She is 66yrs and is getting down due to arthritis in her knees. She is afraid that she will not be able to get her ss benefit. It not like she is expecting something for nothing. Its like I have said before, my mother has paid for 40 + yrs. Please tell us if there is anything that we can do.
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Customer: She has other illnesses besides arthritis, she has high blood pressure and is a diabetic and has not seen a doctor in years. I would just like to know if she is allowed to file for and receive the benefits that she is entitled to since she has paid all these years.
Submitted: 19 days ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  LawTalk replied 19 days ago.

Good afternoon,

I'm Doug, and I'm sorry to hear of the confusion. 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. Are you saying that your mother has never legally been eligible to work in the US because she is an undocumented immigrant?

Doug

Expert:  LawTalk replied 19 days ago.

Hi,

I won't be able to assist you if you are not able to provide the minimal information I sought clarification on. Please get back to me with this information at your earliest convenience.

Doug