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Old 06-07-2014, 08:30 AM
 
Location: Houston/Brenham
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If you have not hit the maximum contributions for at least 35 of your earning years, you will not receive the maximum benefit.
Ok, went and compared my SS statement with the tables. Starting in 1981, I've hit the max every year. So that's 34 years (including this one) that I've hit the max. I'll assume that's close enough. It may not be 35, but it sounds like it won't change the benefit by much.

Thanks for the feedback.
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Old 06-07-2014, 09:11 AM
 
Location: Baltimore, MD
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Ok, went and compared my SS statement with the tables. Starting in 1981, I've hit the max every year. So that's 34 years (including this one) that I've hit the max. I'll assume that's close enough. It may not be 35, but it sounds like it won't change the benefit by much.

Thanks for the feedback.
That's great!!!
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