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My Ex-husband passed away June 13,2016 last month. We had

My Ex-husband passed away June 13,2016 last month. We had been married 2 weeks short of 18 years. We were divorced in 1993. I am on Social Security Disability now and I am wondering if I can draw on his Social Security. He was several years older then me.

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My Wife passed last month age 59, my daughter has ssi she

my Wife passed last month age 59,my daughter has ssi she has cystic fibroses she is 37is she eligible for additional benefits from my wifeand if I pass is she eligible for mine,?

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My wife just turned 66. My age is 59. We have been married

My wife just turned 66. My age is 59. We have been married for three years. She has been collecting her former spouses survivor benefit. Is there a benefit for her to re-file using my Social Security history?

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Today I talked to sociol security. I have multiple scherzos

Today I talked to sociol security. I have multiple scherzos i. I am getting $1800 a month from teachers retirement I gualified for disabilityteachers retirement.I inquired about getting social security through my hucband.We have beenmarried for 44 years. I am 65They saidbecause of my teachers retirement, I couldn't get any. Is this right?I have 16 credits . I ask.them if I could get S. S. when I get 40credits .They said it depended on my teacher's retirementIs all this right ?,,I

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I am recieving survivor benefits. I am 62 years old. I may

I am recieving survivor benefits. I am 62 years old. I may be going back to work and my income will be more than the allowed amount to avoid penalties. Do I inform SSA of this change before it happens? Should I freeze or suspend my survivor benefits?

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I am currently 63 so will be 65 in 2018. My husband passed

I am currently 63 so will be 65 in 2018. My husband passed away in 2008. I was wondering if I can apply for his social security benefits and then when I turn 66 if I could switch to my social security benefits.

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I am 62 and started collecting widows benefits on my

I am 62 and started collecting widows benefits on my deceased ex-husbands s.s. in February of this year. I am considering starting a business. I was wondering if I stop taking benefits while I run a business, can I restart s.s. widow benefits if the business doesn't work out? And, will this affect my own benefits in any way when I start to draw on my own account?

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My husband passed away 9/8/15 he was on Social Security

My husband passed away 9/8/15 he was on Social Security disability. He was 60 when he passed. I am 54. I was told by Social security that I could not draw anything on my husband until I am 60. My question is: if I get remarried will I still be able to draw My dead husbands social security when I am 60 or do I forgot that be night when a remarry?

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My father-in-law just died. He and my mother-in-law both

My father-in-law just died. He and my mother-in-law both received Social Security. Will she automatically receive his higher monthly amount (and her benefits go away), or does she have to send a request in?

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