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I am recently retired and get my social security recently it

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i am recently retired and get my social security recently it was determined i have a heart problem an aneurism high blood pressure and copd if i claim ssi will it affect my retirement amount
JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.
Customer: ohio
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: no because i wanted know first
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: i know i was able to work and earn 15,000 and still not affect it i also have had open heart surgery and my fifth vertebrae is severly damaged
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Employment Law
Expert:  Ray replied 9 months ago.

Hi and welcome to JA. Ray here to help you today.Please bear with me a few moments while I review your question, conduct and prepare your response.

Expert:  Ray replied 9 months ago.

Let me verify you are getting SSI here not regular age qualified social security and you want to know if you make $25k will that SSI be affected here, is that correct?

Expert:  Ray replied 9 months ago.

I meant $15k sorry