If if you are actively looking for a job, and fully intend to work, is this possible?
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According to the Social Security information website, you can do this:
As far as Social Security is concerned, you can collect unemployment benefits. However, the state you live in will determine to what extent your Social Security payment affects your unemployment benefit.
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