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Social Security Benefits for a Dependent Minor acts as a credit against child support

In the Marriage of Mitter

2015 IL App (1st) 142695

Essentially, if a minor child receives dependent benefits from a non-custodial parent’s disability or other Social Security benefit, the payment to the dependent can act as a credit against the non-custodial parent. 48 more words

2015 IL App (1st) 142695

How You Can Use Your Social Security Benefits as an Interest-Free Loan

One little-known Social Security retirement benefits rule is the so-called “do-over rule.” Under this rule, an individual 62 years or older can start collecting benefits but stop the benefits within 12 months of the start, repay the benefits collected, and then still be eligible for their higher benefit amount when they collect at full retirement age or older. 277 more words

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Social Security Turns 80! [Infographic]

On Aug. 14, 1935, Franklin Delano Roosevelt signed the Social Security Act into law. In his presidential statement, he wrote: “It is, in short, a law that will take care of human needs and at the same time provide the United States an economic structure of vastly greater soundness.” 89 more words

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Five Reasons Why You Should Celebrate Social Security's 80th Anniversary

On August 14, 2015, Social Security will celebrate its 80th anniversary, marking the day President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Social Security Act into law. 369 more words

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Universal Advice About Social Security

This little nugget may not apply to you, but I’m confident it applies to others you know. One of my biggest pet peeves is when people give “universal” advice on topics that there isn’t a universally correct answer. 151 more words

Retirement

National Journal: Big Social Security Bills in the Works With 2016 Cliff Approaching

Yes, it’s early, but Republicans in House and Senate want to lay the groundwork for action next year.

BY DYLAN SCOTT

Yes, it’s early, but Republicans in House and Senate want to lay the groundwork for action next year.

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