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Frequently Asked Questions Retirement

I have military service after 1956. Will I continue to receive credit for the service after I become eligible for Social Security?

When you become eligible for Social Security, your military service after 1956 will be used in the computation of your Social Security. Unless you paid a deposit, prior to retirement, for your military service after 1956, it will no longer count toward your retirement benefit. However, if you did pay the deposit, no adjustment to your retirement benefit is made at age 62.

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