(d) to help each other, on the one hand, in the implementation of social security agreements concluded by either Contracting Party with third countries, to the extent and in the circumstances provided for in the administrative arrangements concluded pursuant to Article 17. If you have Social Security credits in the United States and Canada, you may be eligible for benefits from one or both countries. If you meet all the essential requirements of a country`s system, you regularly get an advantage from that country. If you don`t meet the essential requirements, the agreement can help you qualify for a performance, as explained below. .