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Category: Social Security
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Experience:  Supervisor at Cummings, Lamont & McNamee, PA
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I am 58. My ex-husband of 10 years recently passed away.

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I am 58. My ex-husband of 10 years recently passed away. Will I be able to draw from his social security when I turn 62 or 66?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  Alexander Haraczka replied 1 year ago.

Good morning and thank you for posing your question. My name is Alexander; I'm an EA and am happy to answer your question.

You are able to claim spousal social security benefits as long as:

1. You are not re-married,

2. You are 62 or older,

3. Your marriage lasted at least 10 years.

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