New Hampshire Social Security Questions & Answers

Q: Which court do you go to in order to file for SSDI?

1 Answer | Asked in Social Security for New Hampshire on
Answered on Apr 21, 2017
Daniel McKenna's answer
To file for Social Security Disability you file the initial application either online or at your local office. To file online go to: https://secure.ssa.gov/iClaim/dib or find a local office here: https://secure.ssa.gov/ICON/main.jsp .

If you have already been denied by Social Security and have already appealed your case to the Appeals Council, and the Appeals Council denied your claim, then you would file in the Federal District Court in the state you live in.

Q: What exactly are social security retirement benefits? Do I have to be a certain age to apply for them?

1 Answer | Asked in Social Security for New Hampshire on
Answered on Nov 29, 2016
Peter N. Munsing's answer
Yes. Minimum 62. You may want to wait later. https://www.ssa.gov/planners/retire/applying1.html

Your social security office can give you lots of other information--for that matter your Congressperson or US Senators' offices would also have lots of information, as does AARP.

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