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Can I collect Social Security and volunteer as a campground

Can I collect Social Security and volunteer as a campground host collecting money for firewood for free rent

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I've tried to get answers directly from SS but to no avail.

I've tried to get answers directly from SS but to no avail. I'm 61 unemployed with several physical problems and I'm supposed to have several surgical procedures but have not had them because I want to work but no one will hire me.1. Should I be trying or do I even qualify to get disability?2. How does getting anything from SS this early impact what I qualify for when I'm 66?

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I am 64 years old and have been a Type 1 insulin dependent

I am 64 years old and have been a Type 1 insulin dependent diabetic for 51 years (since age 13). My job is very stressful and I was thinking of applying for Social Security Disability now. Can I also get Medicare before I turn 65 in April 27, 2017?JA: These retirement benefits are supposed to help us but they can be so complicated! The Retirement Expert will help you get the most benefits propertly. Is there anything else important you think the Retirement Accountant should know?Customer: How much is taken out of Social Security every month? Are you allowed to work if you are on Social Security Disability?

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What is the maximum earned income allowed (per month/per

What is the maximum earned income allowed (per month/per year) under Social Security and/or Social Security Disability before facing penalty and payback requirements? What happens in the event that you are not compensated until the completion /end of a 15-month project (October 2016-Dec 2017)? When is it reported to SSA and when is it considered earned income?

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Can I get social security disability if I haven't worked

Can I get social security disability if I haven't worked over a year and half and is expected to miss another 6 months

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My daughter has cancer and is wondering about her

My daughter has cancer and is wondering about her eligibility for ssi or disability. She has no husband or children.

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STORY: I am currently receiving SSDI, based on my own work

HISTORY:I am currently receiving SSDI, based on my own work history/credits.I became 100% disabled at the age of 39, due to a medical illness contracted while on assignment in Asia. Upon return to the States, my income was sufficient enough to provide me with roughly $2200.00 monthly in SSDIbenefits, less Medicare part A& B premiums.Due to my medical assessment, I was diagnosed under 12.02 due to cognitive loss from viral meningitis, inclusive of severe depression. I have a Masters Degree in International Business, and have severe difficulty on recall and short term memory functions, making my ability to perform in my prior occupation of an International Consultant impossible. My ability to transfer skill sets to another job, or retrain due to my cognitive loss, is also impossible.At the time of my diagnosis, and treatment, the SSDI appointed Doctor, recommended that I have a Representative Payee,( who is my significant other.) We never contested this issue, however there is a concern there, as My significant other is 23 years my senior.CONCERN:I have the SSA form to remove a Representative payee, and have an upcoming appointment with my doctor. I have been utilizing an excel spreadsheet to assist in tracking monthly bills, to assure financial responsibility, as well as the timely monthly payment of bills.QUESTION:While the SSA Form stipulates it will not affect payment of benefits, and there is much discussion on the web of IF removal of a Representative Payee will spark a revisit of my medical history, What is the Official "unspoken " process that occurs in an adult who requests the removal of a rep payee?Also, as my medical , cognitive condition has not, nor is expected to get better I am on the 7 year revisit plan with SSA, which just occurred in Jan of 2016. Will this have any impact, ?. Neither my spouse nor i really want to spark an ugly issue or risk the loss of benefits due to this, but we are also trying to protect my future and freedoms of choice, as there are no other rep payees we could appoint in the event of my spouses death, as he is over 70 at this point with medical conditions himself, (no family nor children)Please advise

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I am currently on social security disability and I was

I am currently on social security disability and I was looking at doing something like Uber to help with my monthly income. There are very few jobs I am capable of performing due to my condition. I am currently on 7 years evaluation period for my disability. How much could I make each month without affecting my disability benefits.

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Stephanie O Joy, Esq

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If someone is collecting payment from a disability insurance

If someone is collecting payment from a disability insurance at the same time as getting social security benefits for disability, can the social security benefits be clawed back?

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