How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Barbara Your Own Question
Barbara
Barbara, Enrolled Agent
Category: Social Security
Satisfied Customers: 3362
Experience:  18+ years of experience in tax preparation; 25+ years of experience as a real estate/corporate paralegal.
71603090
Type Your Social Security Question Here...
Barbara is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

I am 65 yo and I signed up to Medicare. I plan on working and

Customer Question

I am 65 yo and I signed up to Medicare. I plan on working and not collecting Social Security. Do I have to sign up for Social Security and suspend payment? Is this a separate issue from signing up for Medicare?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  Barbara replied 1 year ago.
Welcome to Just Answer. My name is ***** ***** I will be happy to assist you.If you are within three months of age 65 or older and not ready to start your monthly cash benefits (social security) yet, you can sign up just for Medicare and apply for your retirement benefits later. https://www.ssa.gov/planners/retire/justmedicare.html Please let me know if I can assist you further.Thank you and best regards,Barb
Expert:  Barbara replied 1 year ago.
Just following up with you to see if you have any other questions or concerns. If so, please come back to me here, and I will be happy to assist you.Thank you and best regards,Barb