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I am a widow. I am 79 years old. If I remarry will I lose my

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I am a widow. I am 79 years old. If I remarry will I lose my husband's social security?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Estate Law
Expert:  Roger replied 1 year ago.
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Expert:  Roger replied 1 year ago.
As long as you wait until age 60 or later to remarry, you would preserve the right to collect Social Security benefits of your deceased spouse's earnings record.
Expert:  Roger replied 1 year ago.
Here's a good link you can read: https://www.ssa.gov/policy/docs/workingpapers/wp89.html
Expert:  Roger replied 1 year ago.
in your situation, there should be no interruption of your benefits given that tire over age 60.