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Can you draw social security disability if you are already on social security?

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The foregoing answer is essentially correct. SSDI benefits terminate when the recipient turns 65. If he or she then files for Social Security, the amount received will be essentially the same, barring cost of living increases. If the recipient waits to file for Social Security, those benefits will generally increase.
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No. Someone cannot receive both Social Security retirement and disability benefits at the same time. Social Security Disability Insurance provides monthly benefits to individuals who are under full retirement age (age 65 and/ or older) and who can no longer work because of a severe disability. The impairment must be expected to last for more than 12 months.
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