Social Security retirement benefits paid to retired workers who have earned enough Social Security credits.
In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be older than 61 years of age and you or your spouse must have worked and paid U.S. Social Security taxes.
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Applications for this program can be obtained through this Social Security Website
For more information on this program and how to apply, call Social Security's toll-free number:800-772-1213
People who are hearing impaired may call Social Security's toll-free TTY number: 800-325-0778