How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask dylatess Your Own Question
dylatess
dylatess, ATTORNEY
Category: Social Security
Satisfied Customers: 3427
Experience:  37 plus years of SSD practice
29685164
Type Your Social Security Question Here...
dylatess is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

My wife and I both receive SS. HERS IS A SPLEMENT TO MINE. I

Customer Question

My wife and I both receive SS. HERS IS A SPLEMENT TO MINE. I am 86 years old and want to know if she will get mine when I die? She did not work enough years to get her own SS.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  ABC Accounting Group replied 2 months ago.

Great Question. She will be eligible for Survivor's Benefits through Social Security.

Expert:  ABC Accounting Group replied 2 months ago.

Your wife would get the following, which would be the greater of:

  • the Social Security benefit based she is already receiving or
  • the Social Security income that you actually received.

Related Social Security Questions