What determines Social Security benefits?

Answer Social Security retirement benefits are determined by several factors: when you were born, when you retire and how much you earned while you were working. Disability and survivor benefits depend ma... Read More »

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What determines Social Security pay?

Just about anyone who earns a salary pays into the Social Security retirement plan. How much a person pays into this program determines the majority of her retirement benefits, but an individual's ... Read More »

Can you collect Social Security widow's benefits& Social Security income?

You cannot collect Social Security widow's benefits and Social Security income at the same time, according to the Social Security Administration. If Social Security income benefits are higher than ... Read More »

Can you collect unemployment benefits and Social Security Disability benefits at the same time in Connecticut?

Yes.Modification: You might collect both IF you are physically, mentally able and available according to "Basic Eligibility Requirements" on page 4 of the Related Link below. This would mean the So... Read More »

Can you collect both unemployment benefits and Social Security Disability Insurance benefits in California?

It depends on the school. For some schools, spring break's not even in March.