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I was divorced in 1999 after 15 years of marriage. My ex
i was divorced in 1999 after 15 years of marriage. My ex husband died in 2007. Can I still collect his SS benefits and then collect mine when I retire or turn 70. I will be 68 in September. … read more
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keeperumiami
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I am 65 and still working. Can I collect on my ex husband's
I am 65 and still working. Can I collect on my ex husband's social security now and then collect on mine once I reach 66? … read more
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emc011075
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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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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
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I am married. Neither one of us are collecting SS as of yet.
I am married. Neither one of us are collecting SS as of yet. I will be turning 64 in about one week and my husband is 63 years old. I am not working and my estimated SS payment would be about $900 if … read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
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Is there a need to apply before April of 2016 because of
Is there a need to apply for ss before April of 2016 because of some new rules coming in April?… read more
PhillipsEsq.
PhillipsEsq.
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JD
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I am a 65 year old married woman. My husband is 68 and still
i am a 65 year old married woman. My husband is 68 and still working. He plans on waiting until 70 (March of 2017) to take his SS benefits. He has "applied and Suspended " his SS. I will reach full re… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
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I am 64 years old and earn too much to claim on my social
I am 64 years old and earn too much to claim on my social security without a reduction in benefits. My husband is 73 and has been drawing on his benefit since he was 62. I will turn 66 on Sept. 14, 20… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,283 satisfied customers
I've been divorced over 14 yrs I was married for 24 years.
I've been divorced over 14 yrs I was married for 24 years. I was born in 1949 and reach retirement next June. I plan to work till I'm 70. My ex husband is 68 and collects about $3,500 a month sis. Min… read more
PDtax
PDtax
Owner
Master's Degree
9,538 satisfied customers
I am a widow who is still working so have not accessed my deceased
I am a widow who is still working so have not accessed my deceased husband's ss benefits. I plan to retire at age 66 - 1.5 years from now. Can I defer collecting my own ss benefits (greater than my hu… read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
233 satisfied customers
I will turn 63 in January and my ex is 67. We were married
I will turn 63 in January and my ex is 67. We were married for 18 years and I have not remarried. I know I am eligible to collect as an "ex-spouse" but when should I apply? I don't plan on collecting … read more
PDtax
PDtax
Owner
Master's Degree
9,538 satisfied customers
I am 57, my husband is turning 65 in January. I have higher
I am 57, my husband is turning 65 in January. I have higher lifetime earnings. I want him to wait until he is 70 to collect maximum. Should I wait until 70 also? Should one of us FAASF, and if so, who… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
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I claimed SS benefits (my own) at 62 due to being unemployed.
I claimed SS benefits (my own) at 62 due to being unemployed. I was told that to claim on my ex's earnings record, the monthly benefit would be less than my own. I can't figure this out -- I was home … read more
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LawTalk
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Juris Doctor
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I am 62 and hope to retire in February 2014 and, if necessary
I am 62 and hope to retire in February 2014 and, if necessary work part time. I do not want to start my social security until I am 66. My husband is 77 and is collecting social security. Can I start c… read more
R. Klein, EA
R. Klein, EA
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I am 63 and working full time but my ex-husband (age 73) of
I am 63 and working full time but my ex-husband (age 73) married 12 years is retired. Can I collect on his ss now and will I be penalized by how much I make which is approximately 64,000.… read more
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LawTalk
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Juris Doctor
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I am 59 but recently determined as disable...can I collect
I am 59 but recently determined as disable...can I collect my husbands (65 years) spousal benefits? He is still working and hopes to do so until the age of 70...I am concerned that collecting spousal … read more
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LawTalk
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Juris Doctor
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I was married to my ex husband for 21 years. We are now divorced.
I was married to my ex husband for 21 years. We are now divorced. He retired at age 62 and he began to collect his social security. I am now 66 and still working full time. Family members are telling … read more
PhillipsEsq.
PhillipsEsq.
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JD
31,838 satisfied customers
I am 64. My ex-husband just died at age 74. We were married
I am 64. My ex-husband just died at age 74. We were married for more than 10 yrs. I am still working and do not plan to take my own social security benefit for several years. What am I entitled to? Wi… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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Doctoral Degree
3,283 satisfied customers
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