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My wife took S.S from her account at 62 700 dollars she is
my wife took S.S from her account at 62 700 dollars she is now 66 can she receive half of mine 2500 … read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
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My husband is nearing full retirement (66) in December and
My husband is nearing full retirement (66) in December and is planning on filing for S.S. However, he qualifies for the restricted application and we're wondering if it would be a good idea to apply t… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
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My husband has been collecting SS for one year and is still
My husband has been collecting SS for one year and is still working full time and paying into it! He is 67. We were told last year when we took the benefits that because he is still working and paying… read more
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Hubby and I both collect SS and have since we both turned
Hubby and I both collect SS and have since we both turned 62. I am now 67 and he will turn 70 in March. Am I entitled to any of his benefits since mine are so low. I worked most of my life and don't u… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
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Lane I just turned 66, my SS benefit at age 66 is $2,352 at
Hi Lane I just turned 66, my SS benefit at age 66 is $2,352 at age 70 it is $3,105 I am not working. My wife just tuned 62, at 62 her SS benefit is $688 a month at 66 it is $1,017 at age 70 it is $1,3… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
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I' and have been receiving ss since 62. my wife is 63 and
i' 69 and have been receiving ss since 62. my wife is 63 and about to retire. i under stand that a spousal benefit is available from ss. This benefit would be half of mine, about 1000 dollars. At 66(f… read more
retirementlawyer
retirementlawyer
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Doctoral Degree
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My husband is 67 and I am 64. He filed a "file and suspend"
My husband is 67 and I am 64. He filed a "file and suspend" this past spring, before the SS law change. We are both working. He plans to retire at 70, I plan to retire at 68. Since I have the higher S… read more
emc011075
emc011075
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Bachelor's Degree
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Turn 62 next year Spouse younger 9yrs Earn 20,000 self
Turn 62 next year Spouse younger 9yrs Earn 20,000 self employed 5,000 W2 File taxes jointly now How can I show my income for SS Test Have 2 children under 18 Boy 14 girl 11 next yr who is special need… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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Doctoral Degree
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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
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Bachelor's Degree
5,270 satisfied customers
I am 70, my husband 63, and I have been drawing Soc. Sec. since
I am 70, my husband 63, and I have been drawing Soc. Sec. since I was 66. My husband tried for spousal benefits when he was 62 on my account but was denied since one half of mine was less than his ful… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
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Juris Doctor
10,590 satisfied customers
I've collecting my social security benefits since I've been
I've collecting my social security benefits since I've been 63. My husband is going to be 67 in Jan. and wants to wait until he is 70 to collect his social security. I understand that he can apply for… read more
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PDtax
Owner
Master's Degree
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From my understanding, year from the age of 62 one puts off
From my understanding, for every year from the age of 62 one puts off claiming social security it increases the payment by around 8% - which totally makes sense. What I don't understand is the differe… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,368 satisfied customers
my husband started drawing s.s. in 2010 at 65 i also draw s.s.
my husband started drawing s.s. in 2010 at 65 i also draw s.s. i applied as his wife for half of what he draws .i was drawing 680.00 he 2000.00 after i draw 780.00 he draws 2100.00.i dont know what el… read more
retirementlawyer
retirementlawyer
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Doctoral Degree
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Im 61 (62 in Feb. 2013) and am 7 pts short of getting S.S.
I'm 61 (62 in Feb. 2013) and am 7 pts short of getting S.S. My husband says when i turn 62 I can get half of his S.S. (he turns 62 in Aug. of 2013) without getting my 7 pts. Is this true? If so, do I … read more
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retirementlawyer
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Doctoral Degree
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I am 62 years old today. I am married and my husband is also
I am 62 years old today. I am married and my husband is also 62 but is self employed and doing well so he is not yet drawing on his social security. I have been a stay at home mom all these years and … read more
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retirementlawyer
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Husband and wife both born in 1948. Retirement age is 66.
Husband and wife both born in 1948. Retirement age is 66. If husband defers at 66 and waits till 70 to take ss his benefit goes up by 8% a year. If wife takes ss at age 66 she gets benefit based upon … read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,368 satisfied customers
I am 67 and receiving SS benefits. My wife is currently 63.
I am 67 and receiving SS benefits. My wife is currently 63. She started receiving SS benefits at 62. My benefits are significantly greater than hers. If I died tomorrow, would my wife get reduced surv… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,368 satisfied customers
I started collecting SS retirement benefits at 62 (prior to
I started collecting SS retirement benefits at 62 (prior to full retirement age). My husband will reach full retirement age at 66 this June. 1) Can he collect spousal benefits (50% of mine) and let hi… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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