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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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I'm 76 & I have my own Social security benefits, they aren't

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I'm 76 & I have my own Social security benefits, they aren't very much. My first husband passed away recently. Am I able to draw some better benifit from his?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  Megan C replied 1 year ago.

If you are not married to anyone else, or got married after the age of 60, and were married to your first husband for 10 years if you divorced or at least 9 months if you were married at the time of his death, you can receive his benefit.

To determine what you are eligible for, contact social security by calling 1-***-***-**** or visiting your local office

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