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If a person retires at 62, will they get Medicare benefits

Do you only get Medicare is you retire at age 65 and up.

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bankscottage says

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LandmarkWealth says

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  • Larry Wall 4 years ago

    LandmarkWealth is correct. The only thing to remember, that if you get Medicare early because of a disability, your spouse will not be eligible until she is 65 or develops a disability.

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John Connor (connorj) says

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    LandmarkWealth 4 years ago

    Actually in most cases if you qualify for SSDI you have to wait 2 years for Medicare to kick in. However certain diseases waive this requirment. There is a list about three pages long of qualifiers.