Who qualifies for Social Security retirement?

Answer Social Security retirement pays people a monthly check based on the amount they have paid into the system as long as they meet minimum requirements.Work CreditsYou must have at least 40 work credit... Read More »

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Do social security disability payments received before normal retirement age reduce social security retirement payments at normal retirement age?

Indemnity plans do not have to pay the hospital or doctor. Indemnity plans are designed to indemnify either the insured or the provider. That means if you have services that cost 20,000.00 dollars ... Read More »

Who qualifies for Social Security funeral benefits?

The Social Security funeral benefit of $255 (as of May 2010) is given to the spouse of the deceased. When there is no surviving spouse, the benefits can go to the deceased's child if he or she is n... Read More »

Why Is the Retirement Age for Social Security Going Up?

In 1935, Congress set the minimum age for getting full social security benefits at age 65. So, why is it going up? A variety of reasons contributed to the increase, but it all has to do with the So... Read More »

Social Security Retirement Pitfalls?

Retirement can be the best time of a person's life. Free from the burden of earning a living, retirees have the time to pursue their true passions. However, those retirees planning to live off Soci... Read More »