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I'm receiving my widow pension from my husband railroad retirement

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I'm receiving my widow pension from my husband railroad retirement benefits,I want to know can I apply for my social security and what is the least and maximum credits I need to have before I can apply
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  Phillips Esq. replied 11 months ago.
You must be at least 62 years of age and have 40 credits in order to apply for your own retirement benefits. Click on the link below: https://www.ssa.gov/planners/retire/creditsa.html Kindly give a positive rating to my response so that I can receive credit for responding to your post. There is no additional cost to you for doing this. Thank you for your cooperation.