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Because she was 62 at the end of 2015, she still file restricted application - apply for lower spousal benefits and let her own to grow until 70. After April 2016 this option is only limited to retires born on or before 1953. However for her to qualify for spousal benefits you will need to apply for your own benefits first. If she applies before her full retirement age, she will not have an option to choose, she will automatically receive the highest benefits available to her: her own or spousal. At full retirement age she can choose to take spousal and let her own grow or take her own.
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