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My spouse is two years older than me and is presently
my spouse is two years older than me and is presently collecting her monthly social security benefit it has come to my attention that I am able to collect the same amount of her present benefit while … read more
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I am 69 years old and have been collecting Social Security since age 62 and I currently receive $1,779 per month (before Medicare and Rx deductions). My wife will be 69 years old in August 2015 and pl… read more
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does the fact that I collect a Social Security Survivor benefit
does the fact that I collect a Social Security Survivor benefit preclude me from collecting unemployment if I am lais off from a job..............I am fully aware of the income component of earnings w… read more
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This is another social security question. I recently retired at 62 and am contemplating working again. I've paid the maximum in social security taxes ever since the cap has existed. As I related to yo… read more
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Im 62, if I generate an income over the next couple of years
I'm 62, if I generate an income over the next couple of years would my SS increase appreciably, or is my dye already cast based upon my lifetime history. Also what is the max SS a person can collect? … read more
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Currently I qualify for $1321 per month if I retire at 62 next
Currently I qualify for $1321 per month if I retire at 62 next year. I've been a high earner for the past decade. If I retire from working -but DO NOT start collecting SS - does that $1321 stop increa… read more
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I have deferred my Social Security until age 70 but am receiving
I have deferred my Social Security until age 70 but am receiving $694 as a spouse. I was told to defer my own Social Security until age 70. What is the advantage for me ? I still employed full-time as… read more
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I am a USPS career employee, working full time.I am 72 yrs
I am a USPS career employee, working full time.I am 72 yrs old. I started taking Social Security @ age 62, been with Postal service 6 years. My 35 years of work was calculated at age 62. I have had on… read more
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I was planning to retire at 62 and collect my full pension
I was planning to retire at 62 and collect my full pension ($85,000 per year) and work part-time for my same employer (20 hours per week=$60,000 per year) and NOT take social security benefits until I… 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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What is the maximum amount a man retiring at 70 (who qualifies
What is the maximum amount a man retiring at 70 (who qualifies for the maximum based on work history) and a spouse retiring at 66(who qualifies for the maximum based on work history) may receive. Put … read more
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I am 60 yrs old. I was laid off in 2011. I havent worked since
I am 60 yrs old. I was laid off in 2011. I haven't worked since then. I do get alimony. That is an income but if I haven't paid into ssn since the lay off, can I still collect soc.sec. When I turn 62?… read more
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I have over 40 quarters in social security but began teaching
I have over 40 quarters in social security but began teaching in California in 2001. All of my quarters were in Virginia and I realize that CA is one of the states with the so-called "Windfall" provis… read more
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My wife turns 66 this spring. She has not worked the 40 quarters
My wife turns 66 this spring. She has not worked the 40 quarters that are required under social security rules. Does that mean her only social security benefits are the spousal benefits that come from… read more
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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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Do I qualify for social security. I was told I lack 3 quarters
Do I qualify for social security. I was told I lack 3 quarters from getting a social security check. I am 70… read more
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I was born 8-3-1941,paid max ss tax for over 40 years. waited
I was born 8-3-1941,paid max ss tax for over 40 years. waited until I was 70 to collect ss benefits. What should my monthly benefit be?… read more
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what dollar amount in earnings for 40 credits are needed to
what dollar amount in earnings for 40 credits are needed to qualify for maximum benefits at age 62, at age 65.… read more
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