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How do you have to be married in order wife to collect your

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how long do you have to be married in order for your wife to collect your social security compensation
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  Dimitry K., Esq. replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for your question. Please permit me to assist you with your concerns.

For your spouse to be eligible for your benefits you would need to be married 10 years or longer. Less than 10 years bars the person from pursuing benefits.

Sincerely,

Dimitry, Esq.