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When is the Best Time to Collect Social Security?

People often wonder when they should start collecting social security benefits. You can start collecting 100% of your social security benefits at your full retirement age, which, if you were born in 1960 or later, is 67. If you wait a little longer, however, you can collect more per year, and if you take your […]

How Social Security Determines if You’re Disabled

How Social Security Uses a Five-Step Process to Determine If You’re Disabled. Are you working? If you’re currently employed, and your earnings average more than a specific amount every month, the SSA typically will not classify you as being disabled. The certain amount varies yearly. If you’re not working, or your monthly earnings average meets […]