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Subject:  Re: How does retirement @52 affect SS Date:  12/20/1999  11:33 PM
Author:  Chipsboss Number:  16681 of 78165

for howsit6,

Quoting from the Social Security Administration site http://www.ssa.gov/SSA_Home.html

"Only the thirty-five highest earning years are considered in the benefit calculation. This results in 'zero-earning' years for workers with less than 35 work years and excludes years for those who have worked more than 35