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Is there a maximum per month that one can collect at age 70?
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I am planning to retire at 70 in 2027. I was born in April, 1957. I worked and paid federal taxes in Australia for 24 years, from 1975 until 1998. Then, from 1999 until current in the United States - … read more
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I am planing on applying for social security retirement benefits next year at the age of 62. I also have a 2 year old daughter and a young wife that I will also apply for at the same time. My question… read more
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I am a teacher who will receive 40% of my previous salary from
I am a teacher who will receive 40% of my previous salary from STRS. I also taught in private schools and am entitled to $800 a month from social security, which will be reduced by the windfall tax pr… read more
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How does the social security office calculate the 3 years /
How does the social security office calculate the 3 years / 6 credits for minor children of a deceased parent to receive benefits? Is it 3 calendar years or 3 years using the month of the date of deat… read more
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Attempting to determine is 20 credits were earned in last 40 quarters before disability. No earning reported since 2008 or in 2003. In 2008 reported 3,000 in first quarter. Last date worked was 6/30/2… read more
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Background • From September 1 1970 to August 1 1979 I lived and worked in the UK and paid into the UK “National Insurance Scheme” which was then the equivalent of the US Social Security system. • From… read more
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I currently live in Illinois and collect a teachers pension
I currently live in Illinois and collect a teacher's pension as well as social security benefits. But, because I receive a pension, I am only entitled to 40 per cent of my social security. If I lived … read more
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I have been disabled prior to age 18 and have periodically
I have been disabled prior to age 18 and have periodically worked but always below the level to keep me eligible for ssi. In 2009 I was put on ssdi. Is this an error? I am working now for gross wages … read more
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I am 67 and receive the maximum benefit. My wife will be 62
I am 67 and receive the maximum benefit. My wife will be 62 soon and her benefit will be about 1500 at age 62. Our joint benfit will be a little over 4000 per month. What is the maximum joint retireme… read more
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If social security was never paid, am I correct to assume that
If social security was never paid, am I correct to assume that a person isn't entitled to any benefits. For example, if a person has only received passive income, never received any other category of … read more
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I did work out of the school systen and paid social security. I
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N.J indigent, divorced (age 70) found eligible for SSI, medicaid, food stamps and Sec.8 public housing in 2002. In 2011 his ex-spouse files for her Social Security at age 66 based on her work credits.… read more
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I live with a recipient of SSI and we have two children together.
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I am 74 years old and am still working. I currently receive
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55 year old woman has 40 credits accumulated but that only
55 year old woman has 40 credits accumulated but that only earns her about $210 social security. She can earn over the next 10 years. Is there a table or source to determine what minimum income she ne… read more
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i just started receiving ss disability benefits. i was told
i just started receiving ss disability benefits. i was told i am also eligiible to receive additional benefits for my 11 yr old daughhter. my husband is also receiving disability and additional benifi… read more
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