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Is is correct that when you turn 62 years old you can
Is is correct that when you turn 62 years old you can collect your deceased husbands SS benefits if you were married more than 10 years?.We were married 18 years . But divorced 2000..he died 2009… read more
Lane
Lane
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I would like to know if an ex-spouse can collect on their
I would like to know if an ex-spouse can collect on their ex-spouse's social security account once the person is deceased. … read more
Lev
Lev
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My first husband of 14 years has just died 3/2/19. I am 70
My first husband of 14 years has just died 3/2/19. I am 70 years old and collecting SS on myself of course and my deceased second husband. Can I now see if my first husband's income will enhance my cu… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
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My "husband" passed away 4 years ago.....I say "husband"
my "husband" passed away 4 years ago.....I say "husband" because he had divorced me 3 months before he died and I still hadn't gotten used to that....my kids are receiving ss benefits. We were married… read more
Lev
Lev
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Am I able to collect SS benefits from my deceased spouse
Am I able to collect SS benefits from my deceased spouse even though I collect SS under my own work record? Is it true a widow may collect both? … read more
Barbara
Barbara
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My 85 year old mother is blind from macular degeneration
Hi: My 85 year old mother is blind from macular degeneration and has now been diagnosed with Dementia QQQQ Mom was married for 35 years to her first husband they divorced when they were both 55 years … read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
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I currently collect social security on my deceased first husbands
I currently collect social security on my deceased first husbands social security. He passed away in 1985 at the age of 33. I am 62 right now and 63 on 5/17/16. My second husband passed away on 8/4/20… read more
PhillipsEsq.
PhillipsEsq.
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I am trying to find out how the May 1, 2016 changes can, or
I am trying to find out how the May 1, 2016 changes can, or if, they will affect me. I am 84 years old and draw SS on my deceased husband's SS.… read more
PhillipsEsq.
PhillipsEsq.
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JD
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I am 71 years old and collecting SS payments as the SS office
I am 71 years old and collecting SS payments as the SS office had advised me. Is there a legal way I can collect some more money? We were married 30 years when my husband died but I am being alloted b… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
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I am 66 yrs old collecting ss benefits. what are the chances
I am 66 yrs old collecting ss benefits. what are the chances of the looming ss retiree checks being cut may 1, 2016… read more
PhillipsEsq.
PhillipsEsq.
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I heard new laws will do away with a stay at home mom filing
I heard new laws will do away with a stay at home mom filing on ex-spouse's benefits after he dies to collect the rest of his social security benefits. I am 65 on May 18. Could I file for benefits on … read more
PhillipsEsq.
PhillipsEsq.
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JD
2,145 satisfied customers
Can a previous spouse (ex wife) of a currently married 80
Can a previous spouse (ex wife) of a currently married 80 year old deceased person file for benefits for time they were once married to them? The ex spouse has been remarried twice since being married… read more
LawTalk
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Here's one. I am a 62 year old women collecting SS
Here's one for you. I am a 62 year old women collecting SS disability for between six and seven years. I am divorced from my ex-husband over 10 years ago. I did remarry and he died 5 years ago. Since … read more
Lev
Lev
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
36,765 satisfied customers
I am a Civil Service Offset retiree. My social security payment
I am a Civil Service Offset retiree. My social security payment was offset by my pension. When my husband dies, am I entitled to his social security benefit in lieu of mine? I meet the criteria for th… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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Doctoral Degree
3,379 satisfied customers
My name is Leann. My husband, Tommie, passed away with lung
My name is Leann. My husband, Tommie, passed away with lung cancer when he was 61.5 years old. I was a school teacher and continued to teach. Before his death, I retired and met the qualifications to … read more
Loren
Loren
Attorney
2,678 satisfied customers
IM 67, MY HUSBAND DIED AT AGE 58. I COLLECT HIS SS. I WORK
I'M 67, MY HUSBAND DIED AT AGE 58. I COLLECT HIS SS. I WORK AS A COOK IN A SCHOOL SYSTEM. I WOULD LIKE TO RETIRE, MY KNEES ARE GIVING ME TROUBLE AND I'M ON MY FEET ALL DAY. THE PROBLEM IS THEY SAY WHE… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
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Doctoral Degree
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I am currently receiving social security benefits from my husband
I am currently receiving social security benefits from my husband James w Welch who died in 2007. My ex husband, Robert B. Haarde just died recently--his benefits are greater than what i am receiving.… read more
dylatess
dylatess
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JD
3,500 satisfied customers
Hi, If a senior couple whose spouses died, marry , will they
Hi, If a senior couple whose spouses died, marry , will they be able to keep their current SS benefit or do they lose it? Thanks… read more
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dylatess
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