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Experience:  37 plus years of SSD practice
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1. I am a vet; served from 1968-1970 2. I am a disabled

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1. I am a vet; served from 1968-1970
2. I am a disabled vet; 0% compensible
3. I am 71 years old; have been collecting social security for 5 years
4. my wife will be 66 in December.
5. my wife is thinking of collecting one-half of my social security until she is seventy,
and then start collecting her own "enhanced " benefit
6. do we have to do anything by April 29?
Does my being a disabled vet (0% comp) have any relevance to Soc Sec?
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  emc011075 replied 7 months ago.
Hi. My name is ***** ***** I will be happy to help you.Since you were both 62+ at the end of 2015, the upcoming changes will not affect your benefits or options. She will be able to file for restricted benefits once she reachs her full retirement age.