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When did it become effective that if both members of a
When did it become effective that if both members of a couple that claim benefits on their own work history, then the lower earner may still get spousal benefits that are 50% of the higher earner? Has… read more
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I am retired, age 73 and currently collecting Social
I am retired, age 73 and currently collecting Social Security benefits of 1903.00 per month after a deduction for Medicare. My wife will turn 62 in 2021. Her Social Security benefits will be much lowe… read more
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Lev
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Everyone got 1.6% increase in their benefit. why did mine go
everyone got 1.6% increase in their benefit. why did mine go down 1.2%. secondly I havee heard that spouses can get one half of my benefit if hers doesn't meet mine … read more
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Lev
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I am a retired federal CSRS annuitant. I am also a retired
I am a retired federal CSRS annuitant. I am also a retired State employee who has delayed taking Social Security until age 70. My wife is also a retired State employee who opted to take her social sec… read more
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Lev
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My wife was born in 1956 and is still working I was born in
my wife was born in 1956 and is still working I was born in 1949 and am now drawing my S.S. can she draw on mine now and continue to pay into her own and then draw on hers when she turns 67 … read more
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Lev
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I am filing for half of my ex-wife's social security. She
I am filing for half of my ex-wife's social security. She turned 62 last October. My social security is less than hers. Will it be possible to claim the social security I should have had since she tur… read more
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Lev
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Both my wife and I are receiving our monthly SS checks. I
Second opinion] Both my wife and I are receiving our monthly SS checks. I visited with a relative and we discussed our retirement. He and his wife are older and he mentioned that his wife received one… read more
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Lane
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Can my wife draw benefits from my social security instead of
Can my wife draw benefits from my social security instead of mine if mine is more than twice as much as her own? … read more
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Lev
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Can I call to ask questions? 78 years old. 65. My wife is
My wife is also 78 years old. She was sick thus she got her social security benefit at 62 from her working. thus she has been getting much less benefit. However, Last year my benefit from Social Security was 20.7K, Hers was8.66K. If she did not work, she should got half of mine, but because she took her benefit 3 years before her formal retire age, now after more than 15 years, she still got about 1/3 of my retirement benefit, do you think this is fair?… read more
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Lev
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I am collectioning Social Security now, my wife is 60 and
I am collectioning Social Security now, my wife is 60 and disabled but didn't work long enough to get enough credits to qualify for Social Security benefits, can she collect part of what I get? … read more
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Lane
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My wife turned 62 in November. If she takes early Social
My wife turned 62 in November. If she takes early Social Security retirement, can I still file for spousal benefit without taking retirement myself ? I need to wait til 70 take my retirement.… read more
Lev
Lev
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J*******on - I am 66years old and on Medicare. I am planning
My name is************on - I am 66years old and on Medicare. I am planning not to draw Social Security until age 70 to let it build. Can my wife at age 62 years old draw half on mine with out effectin… read more
Lev
Lev
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Question, i was married to my first wife back in1997,
good afternoon, my name is ***** ***** i was married to my first wife back in1997, Divorced in 2007, i remarried in 2010, but my 1st wife never remarried, and don't believe she will, we hade two child… read more
Lev
Lev
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My wife just retired and will turn 62 at the end of October.
My wife just retired and will turn 62 at the end of October. She would get around 750.00 dollars a month if she filed for it then. I am her husband and I'm also 62 and plan to keep working. My questio… read more
Lev
Lev
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Under the restricted application law will this work? My wife
Under the restricted application law will this work? My wife is 62 can she start drawing SS today, and i am 68 can I apply a restricted application for spousal benefits, leaving my credits to grow to … read more
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Lev
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My wife started social security benefits at 62. She did not
My wife started social security benefits at 62. She did not qualify for the maximum social security monthly benefit because of her past earnings. I would qualify for the maximum monthly benefit for my… read more
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Megan C
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I am 68 (4/18/44) and my monthly SS benefit is $2660.90 (before
I am 68 (4/18/44) and my monthly SS benefit is $2660.90 (before deductions). My wife is 67 (6/8/45) and currently receives $1012.90 (before deductions). I was told that she should be getting $1330.45 … read more
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LawTalk
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My wife and I are receiving benifits now, but we arent certain
My wife and I are receiving benifits now, but we aren't certain if she is receiving the proper amount. My question is: Is she to receive 1/2 of my benifit if her entitlement is less than half of mine?… read more
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