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I filed under my ex husbands ss because I was able to get

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I filed under my ex husbands ss because I was able to get more whenI turned 70 mine was higher I didn't get a notice to change to mine which was much more.
Now I get a letter saying to check my ss amount could be higher so I did I am owed retro SS as far as I am concerned Am I correct?
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  ABC Accounting Group replied 4 months ago.

As far as I have researched, they should have given you the higher of the two. I will see if I can find something on it, so you can take it to the office.

Expert:  ABC Accounting Group replied 4 months ago.

http://money.usnews.com/money/blogs/the-best-life/2012/07/23/tips-on-social-security-spousal-benefits

Please refer to the 6th or so paragraph.

The only item I could think of - is that your social security increased - it increases from age 66 (when you get 100%) and 8% each year, until you reach 70.

Expert:  ABC Accounting Group replied 4 months ago.

If you have any questions, let me know. Thank you.