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Can I take out my entire amount from Social Security instead

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Can I take out my entire amount from Social Security instead of getting a monthly check?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  emc011075 replied 1 year ago.
Hi. My name is ***** ***** I will be happy to help you. Unfortunately not. Social security is a government benefit, not a retirement account. You get your monthly benefits as long as you live or as long as you qualify for the benefits but there's no lump sum option.
Expert:  emc011075 replied 1 year ago.
I see you read my respond. Do you have any questions? Is there anything else I can help you with today?