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I am already arranging to meet with my current insurer to verify what our states website is saying about this.  And according to it, I will be able to continue with my current insurance.  Nothing will change.  But to make certain this is the case, I ...
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I have a different source of health insurance via the state I live in and will be able to keep it.  It costs me nothing.  Not even for meds.  I would be really upset if I had to pay anything out of my SS check because the amounts quoted on the Medica...
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Thanks, but way too much info, the majority of which I had already read elsewhere.  I will go by the statement generated for me on the SS website.  I get a statement every year.  Just had one simple question regarding the word they use on these state...
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So, if I know that I am NOT going to be making as much as I have in the past, then the numbers on my current statement are correct for if I retire at 65.  But not correct if I wait until I am 70 because I will not be replacing any of my highest 35 ye...
CatherineP879665 04-19-2022 11:24 AM
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That is not true.  Per the most recent SS statement this January: "These personalized estimates are based on yourearnings to date and assume you continue toearn $00000 per year until you start your benefits."  with the amount they quoted replaced by ...
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I am already arranging to meet with my current insurer to verify what our states website is saying about this.  And according to it, I will be able to continue with my current insurance.  Nothing will change.  But to make certain this is the case, I ...
CatherineP879665 04-25-2022 11:14 PM
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I have a different source of health insurance via the state I live in and will be able to keep it.  It costs me nothing.  Not even for meds.  I would be really upset if I had to pay anything out of my SS check because the amounts quoted on the Medica...
CatherineP879665 04-21-2022 11:12 AM
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Thanks, but way too much info, the majority of which I had already read elsewhere.  I will go by the statement generated for me on the SS website.  I get a statement every year.  Just had one simple question regarding the word they use on these state...
CatherineP879665 04-21-2022 11:08 AM
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So, if I know that I am NOT going to be making as much as I have in the past, then the numbers on my current statement are correct for if I retire at 65.  But not correct if I wait until I am 70 because I will not be replacing any of my highest 35 ye...
CatherineP879665 04-19-2022 11:24 AM
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That is not true.  Per the most recent SS statement this January: "These personalized estimates are based on yourearnings to date and assume you continue toearn $00000 per year until you start your benefits."  with the amount they quoted replaced by ...
CatherineP879665 04-17-2022 07:56 PM
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I am already arranging to meet with my current insurer to verify what our states website is saying about this.  And according to it, I will be able to continue with my current insurance.  Nothing will change.  But to make certain this is the case, I ...
CatherineP879665 04-25-2022 11:14 PM
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I have a different source of health insurance via the state I live in and will be able to keep it.  It costs me nothing.  Not even for meds.  I would be really upset if I had to pay anything out of my SS check because the amounts quoted on the Medica...
CatherineP879665 04-21-2022 11:12 AM
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Thanks, but way too much info, the majority of which I had already read elsewhere.  I will go by the statement generated for me on the SS website.  I get a statement every year.  Just had one simple question regarding the word they use on these state...
CatherineP879665 04-21-2022 11:08 AM
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So, if I know that I am NOT going to be making as much as I have in the past, then the numbers on my current statement are correct for if I retire at 65.  But not correct if I wait until I am 70 because I will not be replacing any of my highest 35 ye...
CatherineP879665 04-19-2022 11:24 AM
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That is not true.  Per the most recent SS statement this January: "These personalized estimates are based on yourearnings to date and assume you continue toearn $00000 per year until you start your benefits."  with the amount they quoted replaced by ...
CatherineP879665 04-17-2022 07:56 PM
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