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Wife started drawing her own SS benefits at age 62 and is
Wife started drawing her own SS benefits at age 62 and is now 69. Monthly benefits now are $650 Husband, who is younger, will not file for SS benefits until age 70. He is now 66 and could start benefi… read more
Lev
Lev
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Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
38,291 satisfied customers
My wife will get 50% of what I get when she starts
My wife will get 50% of what I get when she starts collecting. Is that 50% at 66 years and 4 months old or 59 years old. Is she prorated every year early she starts collecting. … read more
Lane
Lane
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Doctoral Degree
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I will turn 70 on Sept 7. Can I collect my full (age70
I will turn 70 on Sept 7. Can I collect my full (age70 amount) in 1sept or do I have to wait to October? … read more
Lev
Lev
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Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
38,291 satisfied customers
My wife is turns 65 in Oct and will be eligible to apply for
My wife is turns 65 in Oct and will be eligible to apply for her ss benefit not too long after wards. I don't plan on applying for mine for another 4 years as I am still working and do not want to tak… read more
Stephen G.
Stephen G.
Sr Financial & Tax Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
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If my wife starts drawing her SS benefits at age 62 then
If my wife starts drawing her SS benefits at age 62 then switches to Spousal benefits at age 68 what percentage will it effect her Spousal benefit. … read more
Stephen G.
Stephen G.
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Bachelor's Degree
8,240 satisfied customers
Both spouses retire in the same year. The husband is 65 and
Both spouses retire in the same year. The husband is 65 and the wife is 62. Does the reduction in payment to the 62 year old still apply?… read more
Stephen G.
Stephen G.
Sr Financial & Tax Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
8,240 satisfied customers
I have been receiving ss benefits since age 62; I am now
I have been receiving ss benefits since age 62; I am now over 67. My wife is still currently employed and is age 62. Is she currently eligible to receive some type of benefit, just because I am receiv… read more
emc011075
emc011075
Tax advisor and Enrolled Agent
Bachelor's Degree
5,859 satisfied customers
My wife is going to semi-retire (collect SS and work part
My wife is going to semi-retire (collect SS and work part time) at 63. Her benefit at FRA would have been $1440/month. Since she is taking an early benefit, she'll only collect approx $1150/month. She… read more
Lane
Lane
JD, MBA, CFP, CRPS
Doctoral Degree
20,185 satisfied customers
I was born in 1951 so I have been grandfathered in to the
I was born in 1951 so I have been grandfathered in to the "spouse then worker" benefit which is now considered a loophole. My husband is at full retirement age (66) and is taking his benefits now. His… read more
emc011075
emc011075
Tax advisor and Enrolled Agent
Bachelor's Degree
5,859 satisfied customers
I am a retired male educator now 75, who also qualified have
I am a retired male educator now 75, who also qualified for and have been receiving reduced SS benefits(WEP) since age 62. My spouse is eligible to start collecting her full SS retirement benefit next… read more
emc011075
emc011075
Tax advisor and Enrolled Agent
Bachelor's Degree
5,859 satisfied customers
My wife turns 62 4/4/2016, I was 62 11/18/2015. She receives
My wife turns 62 4/4/2016, I was 62 11/18/2015. She receives a paycheck from my business, but I thought she could begin collecting benefits at 62 and I could reduce the paycheck to $1,300/month so it … read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
13,460 satisfied customers
I turn 67 in March. My wife turns 66 a month earlier. We
I turn 67 in March. My wife turns 66 a month earlier. We both will continue to work. If I apply for my social security full benefit at age 67 can my wife simultaneously apply for and collect the spous… read more
Lev
Lev
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
38,291 satisfied customers
Husband already retired Wife age is 61 Been marry 24 years
Husband already retired Wife age is 61 Been marry 24 years At 62 elect to take SSbenifits She has over 35 years working If she take benifits at 62 base on her record, when husband pass away. can she r… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,379 satisfied customers
My wife us 62 and collecting a reduced social security
My wife us 62 and collecting a reduced social security benefit. I am 67 and collecting a full much higher benefit. We have been married more than 10 years. If I die, how is her new benefit calculated … read more
Lev
Lev
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
38,291 satisfied customers
I will be 64 in September and my wife will be 62. If she takes
I will be 64 in September and my wife will be 62. If she takes her benefit at 62 can I take a spousal benefit before my full retirement age of 66? If so, what is the impact on my future SS benefits? I… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,379 satisfied customers
I retired and took SS benefits at 65. I am now 67, My wife
I retired and took SS benefits at 65. I am now 67, My wife is 62 and has just retired. Can she take half of my benefits now as spousal benefits and then change to her full benefits when she is 66-70?… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,379 satisfied customers
I have a client who is 67. he is currently collecting SS. his
I have a client who is 67. he is currently collecting SS. his wife just turned 62. should she file for spousal SS. both of them are still working.… read more
Megan C
Megan C
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Master's Degree
16,632 satisfied customers
Question: Next Year I will be 66 and my wife will be 62. I
Question: Next Year I will be 66 and my wife will be 62. I would like to understand if the following scenario is possible: My wife will start claming SS benefits at 62. I will start claiming 50% of he… read more
Megan C
Megan C
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Master's Degree
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