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2501-3000 1 0.91%
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Re: Your Monthly Social Security Payment
Old 04-29-2006, 04:26 AM   #21
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Re: Your Monthly Social Security Payment
Old 04-29-2006, 07:05 AM   #22
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I have 19 'non-zeros' on my SS Statement - The last pre-SS-retirement statement shows 463/mo if retiring at 62 - With the WEP decrease (due to having non-SS pension) I started collecting last year at 62 and receive less than 250/mo.


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If I recall correctly, my statement says something like $650, but I don't believe it (I haven't contributed anything since 1992 since my employer contributes to a 401a plan in lieu of SS) . I suspect I will be hammered badly by the windfall elimination provision, and may only get 50% of what the statement says. I never have figured out how this is fair since I have my 40 quarters and should qualify whatever that works out to, but it is what it is.

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