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If my husband dies before he collects s social security

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if my husband dies before he collects his social security benefits am I able to receive his when I turn 62
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  PDtax replied 1 year ago.

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
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Expert:  PDtax replied 1 year ago.

You can collect widow's social security benefits as early as age 60. They are reduced for claiming early, but you can claim.

Expert:  PDtax replied 1 year ago.

If you can claim at full retirement age, your benefit will go up to a full benefit (100% of his).

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