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Stephanie O Joy, Esq, Soc. Sec. Attorney
Category: Social Security
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Experience:  19+ years legal exp. - 10+ years owning/operating her own SSD Law practice.
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I was widowed four years ago and receive social security

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I was widowed four years ago and receive social security check every month....implan to rematty next year......will I lose his check if I remarry? We were married 28 years when he passed away...I am 68 years old
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  Stephanie O Joy, Esq replied 1 year ago.

No worries. When we as widows remarry AFTER reaching age 60, we do not get penalized by the marriage in that we are permitted to continue receiving our survivor benefits based on a deceased prior spouse.

Expert:  Stephanie O Joy, Esq replied 1 year ago.
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