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Megan C
Megan C, Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
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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 i retire at 64 can my spouse draw half of my social sec

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if i retire at 64 can my spouse draw half of my social security?

Megan C :

I realize you have a question about social security. My goal is to provide you with excellent service, and help you better understand your options.

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Your spouse can draw 1/2 of your benefit, provided that they are full retirement age or older. If they are also 64 then they will draw approximately 40% of your benefit, because it is reduced for drawing benefits early

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what if spouse is only 62?

Megan C :

Then they will get about 35% of your amount

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