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How old do you have to be to collect Social Security benefits?

If you have accumulated enough work credits (typically 40) the earliest you can collect Social Security retirement benefits is 62. At that age, your monthly payment would be a

When are Social Security benefits paid?

If you're talking about retirement benefits, you should receive your first check or deposit in the month following your first month of eligibility; benefits are always paid in

Can Social Security benefits be transferred?

No. Social Security benefits are non-transferable, so they can't be garnished, attached or levied by most creditors. Only the federal government can garnish Social Security ch

Who benefits most from social security?

We all do in the long run. It provides income to those who have worked their lifetime and have contributed (along with their employers) into the program. The beneficiaries are

What is the portability of social security benefits?

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When can you file for social security benefits?

As early as age 62. You can find all kinds of information about this by going to the SSA.gov web site use the search box for When To Start Receiving Retirement Benefits At Soc

Can you collect on your husbands social security?

Whether or not a woman can collect on her husbands social security depends on several factors. First, she has to be old enough or disabled. Second, she has to have been marrie

What are the Benefits of social security?

People over 65 get free money from the government I would humbly point out that like all taxpayers, I have been paying 6.2% of my earnings into this program for years, so t

How can I check my social security benefits?

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