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Megan C
Megan C, Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Category: Social Security
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Experience:  Licensed CPA, CMA, CFE, CGMA M.Accy Also Teach Accounting courses at Master's Level
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Article on Social Security payment increase due to health of

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Article on Social Security payment increase due to health of retiree
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  Megan C replied 2 years ago.
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Unfortunately, your health will not increase your social security payments --- your benefit is based on your earnings record. There's no increase in benefits if you are disabled and retired, you will simply get retirement. The only possible increase is if you are very low income and then SSI may be available to you.
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