Social Security Retirement Questions Home » Resources » Retirement Questions by Tim Moore, Disability Representative in North Carolina Social Security Retirement Social Security Retirement Articles 1. Can you still work after you begin to collect Social Security Retirement? 2. Taking early social security retirement 3. What you need to have when you apply for Social Security Retirement? Social Security Retirement Questions 1. At what age can I start drawing Social Security Retirement benefits? 2. When can I actually apply to begin receiving Social Security Retirement benefits? 3. How long does it take to start receiving Social Security Retirement benefits after I apply for them? 4. Is there a minimum benefit amount that I will be entitled to receive for Social Security Retirement? 5. Are Social Security Retirement benefits taxable? 6. How much will my Social Security Retirement be reduced if I draw it early? 7. What determines how much I can get in Social security retirement benefits? 8. How do I qualify for a Social Security Retirement monthly benefit? 9. What if a person does not qualify for Social Security Retirement? 10. Can I file for Social Security Retirement online? 11. What do I have to take with me when I file for Social Security Retirement benefits? 12. Can I work and get Social Security Retirement? 13. What is an overpayment? 14. Will my Social Security Retirement check be reduced if I work? 15. How much can I work before my Social Security Retirement check gets reduced?16. How does self-employment affect Social Security Retirement benefits? 17. Will I get cost of living increases when I am on Social Security retirement? 18. How can I get an estimate of what my Social Security retirement benefits will be? 19. Is Social Security retirement guaranteed to keep up with the cost of inflation? 20. What should I take with me when I go to apply for Social Security retirement? 21. After I begin receiving Social Security retirement, can my monthly benefit amount ever go down? 22. Can creditors garnish my Social Security retirement check? 23. If I owe taxes, can the Federal government garnish my Social Security retirement check? 24. If I owe property tax, can my city or county government garnish my Social Security retirement check? 25. Will I receive my Social Security check in the mail or will it be direct deposit? 26. If my Social Security check is direct deposited, how do I change the bank and have it deposited elsewhere? 27. If I don’t receive my Social Security check or the amount is wrong, who do I contact? 28. If I am a widower and get married, will it affect my Social Security retirement? 29. If you already receive Social Security retirement, is there a way to increase the benefit amount? 30. How do you report fraud to the Social security administration? 31. Can you receive unemployment and Social Security from a deceased spouse??