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My wife passed away in June of 2015. Can you tell me about

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My wife passed away in June of 2015. Can you tell me about survivor benefits?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  Phillips Esq. replied 1 year ago.

Yes. As the surviving spouse, you would be eligible for Social Security survivor benefits if you are 60 and over and if your spouse worked and contributed to the Social Security system. For more information and how to apply, click on the link below:

https://www.ssa.gov/planners/survivors/ifyou2.html