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I began drawing on my SS in 2009. I filed on my ex-husband
I began drawing on my SS in 2009. I filed on my ex-husband in 2009. He died in 2011. Should my benefits have increased after his death? … read more
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My husband is ill and may die soon. I need to know what my
My husband is ill and may die soon. I need to know what my Social Security amount will be when he passes. … read more
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My divorced husband just died at age 86. he worked until a
my divorced husband just died at age 86. he worked until a few weeks ago. his earnings were much greater than mine. … read more
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If a spouse is receiving disability benefits and her husband
If a spouse is receiving disability benefits and her husband dies, can she receive part of his social security benefits in addition to her disability … read more
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My husband has died. His SS checks were less than mine. Does
My husband has died. His SS checks were less than mine. Does that mean that mySS income will remain the same? … read more
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Is a widow entitled to the her husband's social security
Is a widow entitled to the her husband's social security benefit after his death if it is higher than hers. … read more
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My husband passed away on Jan 2016. That was reported to
my husband passed away on Jan 2016. That was reported to stop his benefits. I thought i would receive his benefit dollar amt,but i have not. can you help… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
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My wife and I are 81-years old and both receive SS benefits.
My wife and I are 81-years old and both receive SS benefits. My wife receives SS based on her deceased husband's SS account. Her husband died 19-years ago. Our new marriage occurred one-year ago. We a… read more
Lane
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My husband died in April 2016. I supposed to get his full
My husband died in April 2016. I supposed to get his full Social Security pension, but the SS did not give it to me. I went to Cebu City Consulate and filed up the form that I selected my husband but … read more
PhillipsEsq.
PhillipsEsq.
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I'm a widower at 63 years, my husband died at 57 years old I
I'm a widower at 63 years, my husband died at 57 years old I know I need to work until 70 because of what I'll receive from his benefits being greater than mine. Some one told me about Survivor Benefi… read more
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My wife passed away in dec 2015, she never worked I have
my wife passed away in dec 2015, she never worked I have worked and paid into social security for 27 yr we were married for5 years is our 5 yr old daughter entitled to any benfits due to he mothers de… read more
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The husband has been receiving social security benefits past
The husband has been receiving social security benefits for the past 8 years ( age 62 ), his wife plans to sign up for benefits this year at age 62. The husband who receives the higher benefit and wil… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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my husband died in 2011 and the social security office told
my husband died in 2011 and the social security office told me i would not receive his social security payments because my social security payment was larger than his .that i had to choose that icould… read more
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My husband die December 6th 2012. Received final death certificate
My husband die December 6th 2012. Received final death certificate in May. Am applying for my daughters survivor benefits tomorrow. She is 18 and in the 12th grade. When will her benfits begin? From t… read more
Megan C
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I want to start receiving 1/2 of my ex-husbands SS beginning
I want to start receiving 1/2 of my ex-husband's SS beginning January 2014. Then when I turn 70 (April 4, 2016) stop collecting 1/2 of his and begin collecting all of mine.… read more
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Taxtom
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My husband collected disability and then went on to social
My husband collected disability and then went on to social security at 66. I retired at 63 and I'm collecting on mine and his. My question is this. If he dies what percent of his ss. do I get as a sur… read more
Loren
Loren
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My husband and I are both working and both 67. is earnings
My husband and I are both working and both 67. is earnings are much larger than mine. I understand that if He applies and suspends his benefits and I apply for his benefits now (deferring my own until… read more
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Loren
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I am considering applying for early retirement at age 62 under
I am considering applying for early retirement at age 62 under my own working record and I have several scenarios that I need clarified. My husband's earnings reccord is significantly higher than mine… read more
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