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I receive my benefits based on my husband's, a program that
I receive my benefits based on my husband's, a program that I believe has since been discontinued. The SSA just sent me a letter saying that if I apply now for benefits under my own number, my befit a… read more
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My social has not increased in the last 2 years - why? … read more
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Heard that we were getting a small raise this year. I just received my statement for this year and I am going to be receiving less than this past year. … read more
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I just had a friend call me and said her SS will be cut
I just had a friend call me and said her SS will be cut effective 01/03/2018. She does not know why. My question is has my SS been cut for any reason … read more
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my new benefit amount of "2%" appears to be watered down to next to nothing because of the increase in what is deducgted … read more
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I have just received my benefit notice saying that I am
I have just received my benefit notice saying that I am getting a 2.0 % increase the breakdown says medicare is the one getting the increase so technically I amnot getting the increase am I right? … read more
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I got my new Benefit Amount statement today and it said that I was supposed to get a 2% raise but my statement is exactly as much as last year. How come … read more
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We sold a property last year ,we paid capital gain and
Hi.We sold a property last year ,we paid capital gain and completed the annual tax.This year we received a letter from S. S. D. saying that because of our income were increased s.s.d.were cutting $225… read more
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I reached full retirement age (66) in October 2015. I have
I reached full retirement age (66) in October 2015. I have worked part-time since 2014 and my social security benefits have been reduced every year, including 2016 and 2017, based on my earnings. My u… read more
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According to a a letter I received from Social Security
According to a a letter I received from Social Security $1,400 was supposed to be deposited to my checking account today. It wasn't. … read more
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I have never gotten the $3% raise in social security that
I have never gotten the $3% raise in social security that they said they were going to have in 2017, I would like to know why, also I got a letter from social security saying that If I file after Marc… read more
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I've been receiving SS benefits for about 2 years or so. I'm
I've been receiving SS benefits for about 2 years or so. I'm still working but thinking about retiring the end of June. I turned 66 last year. When I retire what effect will that have on the amount of… read more
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How come social security reduced my pension with the 3%
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I am waiting for an appeal from the SSA, am I responsible for their mistakes? I worked for 10 years in NYC as a textile designer... I told by SSA that I was entitled to widows benefits from my decease… read more
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Hello my name is***** and I am collecting social security disability and work mans comp...I was told my 2 children should be getting money a month from social secerity is that true?… read more
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My Social Security benefit this year will be nearly $10 a
My Social Security benefit this year will be nearly $10 a month LESS than last year. I do realize there's no COLA this year--but why should my social security check shrink from last year? I'm 74 years… read more
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I am 78 yrs old and have been collecting social security monthly
I am 78 yrs old and have been collecting social security monthly payments since age 65. I recently had phantom income from the foreclosure of two life insurance policies due to policy loans exceeding … read more
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