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My husband is deceased and I will be 60 April 2016 I was

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My husband is deceased and I will be 60 April 2016 I was told that i could start getting my husbands ssi at that time, can you verify this please
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  retirementlawyer replied 1 year ago.

as a widow you can apply for social security at an early date, and then switch to your own benefits at age 70, if they are higher,

Expert:  retirementlawyer replied 1 year ago.

You can apply for social security based upon your spouse history at age 60, however the benefits would be reduced, since you are taking them early.

Expert:  retirementlawyer replied 1 year ago.

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