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Megan C
Megan C, Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Category: Social Security
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Experience:  Licensed CPA, CMA, CFE, CGMA M.Accy Also Teach Accounting courses at Master's Level
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if married to one spouse for 13 yrs and she is drawing SS,is

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if married to one spouse for 13 yrs and she is drawing SS,is there any way i can draw off hers. it would mean more for me.

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I realize you have a question about social security. My goal is to help you better understand your options.

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How are you today?

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If you have not remarried, then you can draw benefits off your ex spouse's record

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You were married over 10 years so you qualify for her social security benefits, provided that you are unmarried at this time.

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Is there anything else I can assist you with?

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To make the change to her benefit, call 1-800-772-1213 or visit your local office

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Customer:

what info do i need for SS !

MyVirtualCPA :

You will need your marriage license and divorce decree

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as well as your identification

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If not, please rate as excellent so that I may receive credit for assisting you today

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NO THANKS

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