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Are there any benefits available to home makers who rarely

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Are there any benefits available to home makers who rarely worked out side the home?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  Stephanie O Joy, Esq replied 1 year ago.
If the home maker is a spouse, he/she can eventually collect a spousal benefit at a maximum of 50% of the worker spouse's primary insurance amount, once they each reach at least age 62 and are otherwise eligible. She can also
Expert:  Stephanie O Joy, Esq replied 1 year ago.
potentially receive a survivor benefit after age 60 that can be anywhere from 71.5% to 100% of the decease worker spouse's benefit.