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Im a 61 year old female who was divorced over ten years ago.

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im a 61 year old female who was divorced over ten years ago. I will start receiving my ex husbands social security in May 2016. can I work while collecting on his benefits
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  emc011075 replied 7 months ago.
Hi. My name is ***** ***** I will be happy to help you. Yes, you can but your benefits will be reduced by $1 for every $2 you earn over the threshold, which is $15,720. Also, if you are taking early benefits of any kind, your social security benefits will be permanently reduced.

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