Work after retirement


Q. I am 62 and would like to retire and receive my Social Security. What is the most I can earn per week without my benefit being cut?

A. In 2014 the earnings limit is $15,480. Your Social Security benefit would be reduced by $2 for every $3 you earn above that limit.


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Reg Jones was head of retirement and insurance policy at the Office of Personnel Management. Email your retirement-related questions to

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