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My wife just turned 66 and I will be 66 in August. I have
my wife just turned 66 and I will be 66 in August. I have been a higher earner so of course filing for benefits under my account will offer a higher monthly payment. However we are considering both fi… read more
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Lane
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My wife is 65 yo on SSDI with FRA of 66. I'm turning 66 in
Hi- my wife is 65 yo on SSDI with FRA of 66. I'm turning 66 in May with FRA of 66. My projected SS benefit is 2x my wife's SSDI payment. Can I take my spousal benefit on her SSDI now or wait till Janu… read more
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emc011075
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My wife and I want to apply under her Social Security
My wife and I want to apply under her Social Security benefits. She is 65, born August 1952 and I am 67. It is my understanding that we can apply under her, me as her spouse. Then, when I turn 70, we … read more
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lev-ssa
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My wife turns 65 this month. I am 65 now and turn 66 in
My wife turns 65 this month. I am 65 now and turn 66 in November. Can I file and collect 1/2 of her FRA and let my account continue to grow ? … read more
lev-ssa
lev-ssa
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I will turn 66 in July. I have been retired since 2004
I will turn 66 in July. I have been retired since 2004 drawing retirement. My husband is drawing Social Security. My question: Can I file a restricted application getting an amount of half of his Soci… read more
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lev-ssa
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I am 68 and waiting until 70 to file for my social security,
I am 68 and waiting until 70 to file for my social security, My wife is 64 and also will wait until FRA or 70 before filing. what is the restricted filing provision and would it apply to us. … read more
Lane
Lane
JD, MBA, CFP, CRPS
Doctoral Degree
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My wife was born Feb 1953 and I was born Oct 1950. We are
My wife was born Feb 1953 and I was born Oct 1950. We are both retired and currently neither of us collect Soc Sec. I had higher earnings than her while we worked and I am projected to receive a highe… read more
lev-ssa
lev-ssa
Retirement and Benefits
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
49,458 satisfied customers
I will be 65 in August, 2016. My husband already receives
I will be 65 in August, 2016. My husband already receives social security because he is FRA. We both have earned credits for social security in our own names and at approximately the same amount. 1. C… read more
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LawTalk
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Juris Doctor
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My DOB is 5/5/52. My husband's is 7/29/49. My full
My DOB is 5/5/52. My husband's is 7/29/49. My full retirement benefit is more than his. Can we file/suspend his SS benefit and me collect 1/2 spousal benefit at 66?… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
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My name is ***** ***** L. I am currently receiving Social
My name is ***** ***** L Allen. I am currently receiving Social Security and my wife just turned 62. I've heard that she my be able to apply under my benefits instead of filing under her account. I wo… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,375 satisfied customers
My wife is 68, retired and began taking her very modest SS
My wife is 68, retired and began taking her very modest SS benefits at 62. I am 65, still working, and contemplating retirement later this year when I turn 66. Can I then file for restricted SS benefi… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
12,493 satisfied customers
I have read that file and suspend will be ending in April,
I have read that file and suspend will be ending in April, 2016. My wife is 63 and I am 62. Willwe be able to take advantage of this strategy when my wife turns 66?… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,375 satisfied customers
I am 65 (to be 66 this Aug), retired and have NOT filed. My
I am 65 (to be 66 this Aug), retired and have NOT filed for SS. My wife is 64 (will be 66 in Jul, 2017), still working and also has NOT filed for SS. Our plan WAS for her to retire at 66, both file an… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,375 satisfied customers
I am 68 and draw social security. My wife turns 66 in March
I am 68 and draw social security. My wife turns 66 in March of this year. Can my wife draw spousal benefits until she is 70 and then claim her earned benefits from her working years?… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
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Juris Doctor
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I am 68 have been on social security two years. My wife will
I am 68 have been on social security two years. My wife will be 63 in Feb 2016. Can she draw as my spouse and then when she turns 66 draw her full retirement.… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
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I'm 66 and drawing benefits since I was 62. My wife is soon
I'm 66 and drawing benefits since I was 62. My wife is soon to turn 62 and she has had a much larger income than I had. What do you advise?… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,375 satisfied customers
Hi, I started taking social security at 62. My wife is still
Hi, I started taking social security at 62. My wife is still working part time and will be 66 next month. I turned 66 last month. Can she "restrict her application" and collect half of my reduced bene… read more
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retirementlawyer
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Doctoral Degree
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My wife is 64 (3/9/50) and has been diagnosed with PSP/FTD
My wife is 64 (3/9/50) and has been diagnosed with PSP/FTD (~3-5 year life expectancy), which I believe fall under SS Compassionate Allowance. SS estimates her age 63 benefit @785/month; her FRA (66) … read more
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