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I am a widow and on Social Security benefits from my
I am a widow and on Social Security benefits from my diseased husband's at the age of 66. My son is on disability. If my son applies for money from my husband's social security, will it take money from my monthly check?
My 86 years old mother was told by SSI people, that they
My 86 years old mother was told by SSI people, that they have information about her working 2 years ago in different state and not reporting this income. This is absurd, she has knee problems and high blood pressure. Now they want to eliminate her payments because some time ago she had more that $ 2,000 on her checkbook. This is absurd too, she doesn't have credit card and pays cash. I need someone to represent her during the hearing.
Since 2011 (when I turned 61 - I was born May 1, 1949) SS
Since 2011 (when I turned 61 - I was born May 1, 1949) SS has taken around $6k per year from my SS check because I "made too much money". This year, I am 67, and they have paid nothing and won't until September. Here's the problem. I declared income for 2011 trough last year (last year I turned in no income as I did not have any), for work I was doing that would be paid to me when the businesses I was helping became profitable. My wife and CPA said I should take the income then because I did not have the paperwork. I told them it was between friends and not to worry. They won. I lost my social security, and now it looks like they are taking even more out for last year when I really did not make a more than about $10k total for the year from a drip fund. I have tried calling, I even went to the office. But the office in Oceanside is two deep 2 hours before opening for people getting checks (look in the parking lot and all the license plates are from Mexico). I stood at that office twice for 6 hours each time before giving up. What can I do?
I'm 62 years old and I recently finished a house renovation
hello! I'm 62 years old and I recently finished a house renovation as part of a Real Estate Investment company. This Company is closing its doors so I have been looking for a job for several months with no luck. I am dismayed because I have tremendous executive experience in construction management and purchasing for national companies. Although I have had a few interviews, I remain unemployed. I am concerned that my age is a factor in this.This delay in employment has placed a tremendous financial burden on my wife and I. We have increasing credit card debt and other pressures associated with our situation.My question: Is it time to apply for SS benefits? What would be the monthly payment from SS? Are there other programs that can help us? What do you suggest?
I worked in the US in 1989-1990 & again from 1993-2008 on
I worked in the US in 1989-1990 & again from 1993-2008 on work visa's & then a green card. I returned to the UK at the end of 2008. I am 54 but I no longer receive annual social security statements. I have tried setting up an account on line through the US.gov website but I no longer have a US address which is required to set up the account, is there a different web site I could try
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
I am on social security as only source of income and have my
I am on social security as only source of income and have my home paid off if I get a home mortgage loan for a new property and keep my other home would social security decrease my income? Will they come looking at both properties?
Tax advisor and Enrolled Agent
I am mute as a result of medical necessity /// I hadView more social security questions
I am mute as a result of medical necessity /// I had Ultravoice that failed after I moved out of USA // I had discontinued part B at the S S office in Ocala, Fla. prior to moving // the Ultravoice devices failed after I moved in March . 2015 // UltrAvoice and S S failed to advise me that the ability to speak will be lost because I cancelled part B // I applied and received part B on JULY 1ST 2016 // so I prepared to send the new denture I had made to Ultravoice and now they say I have to qualify !! because (it seems) I have a new address where I live in Thailand // S S did not advise me of this when I applied for part B even though I was assisted with help from my U S Consulate in Chiang Mai, Thailand /// I am totally disabled from heart attacks and cancer ( documented with S S and Medicare) the ultravoice device is also documented as a medical necessity // so, the next question s this > am I still qualified ? Ultravoice will be contacting SS/Medicare in Manila, to find this out !! I sent them all the necessary documents and contact information so they can find out the answer also