Approaching retirement age? Learn about your eligibility for Social Security benefits, how much you can expect to get, when and how to file for Social Security, how to appeal a denied Social Security claim and more.
Questions Who is eligible to collect Social Security benefits? When can I start collecting Social Security retirement benefits? How are my Social Security benefit amounts calculated? Can I keep a job even after I start collecting retirement, dependents, or survivors benefits? Can I collect more than
Four basic categories of Social Security benefits can be paid based upon the record of your earnings: retirement benefits, disability benefits, dependents benefits, and survivors benefits. Learn about whether you qualify for these benefits and when you can -- or should -- claim them.
If your application for Social Security benefits is denied, you may not be out of luck. You can appeal the denial of benefits -- and a substantial percentage of denials are reversed on appeal. For example, almost half of all Social Security disability appeals, which are by far the most common type of appeal, are favorably changed during the appeal process.
El Seguro Social reemplaza un porcentaje de sus ganancias cuando se jubila. Sus beneficios están basados en sus ganancias vitalicias. Escoger la fecha para jubilarse es una de las decisiones más importantes que usted tomará en su vida. Si decide jubilarse cuando cumpla la plena edad de jubilación,
I will be receiving a pension from my employer when I retire in three years. I've heard that when my Social Security benefits kick in (in twelve years) they will be lowered because of my pension. This seems unfair, since I paid into both of these plans.