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If your first husband passed away two years ago am i entitled

If your first husband passed...
If your first husband passed away two years ago
am i entitled to a widows pension i do not know if he remarried or not and if he did
am still entitled to it
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Megan C
Megan C, Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
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I realize you have a question about social security. My goal is to provide you with excellent service, and help you better understand your options.

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I'm sorry to hear about the loss of your ex husband

Megan C :

If you were married for more than 10 years, you are entitled to a widow's benefit

Customer:

EVEN IF HE REMARRIED AFTER WE GOT OUR D

Megan C :

It does not matter if your ex husband remarried or not. If he did remarry, you still get your benefit

Customer:

WILL I STILL GET THE SAME AMOUNT

Megan C :

Yes, you still get the same amount, nothing is impacted by his remarriage

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Customer reply replied 4 years ago

good morning this is carol i am asking this question for my daughter


she is on welfare she gets medical help does she still have to get


aditional medical coverage she cannot afford it does this mean she will


 


get a fine if she does not apply

Carol,

If your daughter is on welfare and gets medical assistance, then chances are she will be eligible for free healthcare. She should not be fined for being unable to purchase insurance on the marketplace.

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