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I want to check if I can use my divorced wife income to
I want to check if I can use my divorced wife income to replace the SS income I am currently receiving....."But if you are married or divorced, waiting to collect your retirement benefit may be the wr… read more
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My husband was drawing spousal benefits against my social
My husband was drawing spousal benefits against my social security. My husband died and I went to the social security office and was told I could draw against his social security rather than my own as… read more
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I am 60years old, disabled & drawing disability. I was
I am 60years old, disabled & drawing disability. I was married for 16 years to my 1st husband & am now getting a divorce from my present husband of 9 years. How do I go about getting my share of my 1s… read more
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If I receive social security benefit from my late husband
If I receive social security benefit from my late husband because of his work history, would I get social security from my work history also? … read more
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I was married 20 years the first time and 11 years in my
I was married 20 years the first time and 11 years in my second marriage. I have been told I could collect social security on my ex husbands if I was married over 10 years. When I have tried to do tha… read more
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I am married. I am 54 and my husband is 55. He's not
I am married. I am 54 and my husband is 55. He's not retiring until at least 65. what are the rules for me taking a SS benefit from him before I take mine? Is it something like half? I know some of th… read more
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My sister's husband died after starting SS. My sister is
My sister's husband died after starting SS. My sister is still working at age 62. They have an adopted son who is 12, qualifying him for ss child benefit. Will my sister's income affect/reduce the son… read more
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I turned 65 in Oct. 2014and receive SS from my 1st
I turned 65 in Oct. 2014and receive SS from my 1st husband,who I was married to over10 years. I remarried April 23,2015 and informed SS. I was told I was allowed to still receive benefits because my c… read more
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I'm 71 and have been receiving social security benefits
I'm 71 and have been receiving social security benefits since I turned 67. I was married for 19 years to my first husband, from 1969 to 1989. I remarried in 1994 and am currently married to my second … read more
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My husband and I both are currently receiving Social
My husband and I both are currently receiving Social Security Disability Benefits. In the event that one of us dies, will the surviving person continue to receive their benefits as well as start recei… read more
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I am a 65 year old widow and wanted to apply benefits from
I am a 65 year old widow and wanted to apply for survivor benefits from my husbands SS. He passed away before he was 65. I was told no I could not, and when I questioned the representative on the phon… read more
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Christopher B, Esq.
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When I divorced five years ago my husband and I were both receiving
When I divorced five years ago my husband and I were both receiving social security. We had separate accounts. I believe that now I would receive more as half of my ex-husband's benefit. Is it too lat… read more
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I began receiving soc sec benefits based on my earnings history
I began receiving soc sec benefits based on my earnings history in 2003 at age 62. My husband began receiving soc sec benefits based on his earnings history in 2011 at age 66. Since his earnings histo… read more
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My wife 65 years old. She getting $500 Social Security (After
My wife 65 years old. She getting $500 Social Security (After Medicare subtract) She has paid off apartment and car. In case of divorce is it possible that her SS will be increased? She has been worki… read more
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I am a 71 year old widow collecting under my own social security.
I am a 71 year old widow collecting under my own social security. I am having a hard time making ends meet even though I am still working part time - 22 hours a week. My son in law passed away in an a… read more
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I am 62 yrs old, divorced, and have not remarried after being
I am 62 yrs old, divorced, and have not remarried after being married for 12 yrs. My ex husband will be 62 in March 2012. I have heard that I can file for retirement benifits on his social security ac… read more
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how is ssi split between the present spouse and the divorced
how is ssi split between the present spouse and the divorced spouse of someone who died and the women are both drawing their full social security… read more
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I would like to know why I didnt receive 1/2 of my husbands
I would like to know why I didn't receive 1/2 of my husband's ss amount when he started taking his benefits at age 65---2007. I had started my benefits at age 62 in 2004. Mine did increase some when h… read more
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