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At one time I was told to have one spouse collect SS at 66,
at one time I was told to have one spouse collect SS at 66, and the other delay until age 70. Now they say take it at 66 also as the amount may be reduced in the coming years due to lack of funding. I… read more
Lev
Lev
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Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
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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
Lev
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Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
37,251 satisfied customers
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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I turned 66 in Sept 2016. My ex-husband turned 65 in August
I turned 66 in Sept 2016. My ex-husband turned 65 in August 2016. We were married for 36 years. I want to try to. Claim 1/2 of his social security starting in Jan . 2017. And wait until I am 70 to tak… read more
emc011075
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Bachelor's Degree
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I am 65, husband is 68 both working full time and will work
I am 65, husband is 68 both working full time and will work until we are 70 how does the suspension of benefits effect us. Can we both continue to work full time and receive the 8% increase yearly and… read more
PhillipsEsq.
PhillipsEsq.
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JD
2,185 satisfied customers
I am 65 years old DOB 4/5/1951. My wife is 66 years old, DOB
I am 65 years old DOB 4/5/1951. My wife is 66 years old, DOB 6/17/49. She began collecting social security benefits 1/2016. I would like to start collecting spousal benefits, so I can wait until I'm 7… read more
PhillipsEsq.
PhillipsEsq.
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JD
2,185 satisfied customers
I am wondering about file and suspend. Under the new law do
I am wondering about file and suspend. Under the new law do I qualify? I won't be 66 until August, 2016. My husband was a higher wage earner but he is 68 ,turning 69 in August and is already retired a… read more
PhillipsEsq.
PhillipsEsq.
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JD
2,185 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
LawTalk
LawTalk
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Juris Doctor
37,877 satisfied customers
There is lots of news about "file and suspend" and spousal
There is lots of news about "file and suspend" and spousal benefits (apparently changing April 30, 2016). My wife is almost 67 (March 1949) and I am 64 (September 1951). We both have worked for more t… read more
PhillipsEsq.
PhillipsEsq.
Attorney
JD
2,185 satisfied customers
I am going to be 68 years old in June 2016. My husband will
I am going to be 68 years old in June 2016. My husband will be 65 on 2/21/16. I want to go to Social Security and implement the file and suspend on my end - I will file and suspend. He is a self emplo… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
13,460 satisfied customers
In light of the recently changed law, I am confused about
In light of the recently changed law, I am confused about the impact on my wife (Petra) and me (Matt). Matt's DOB: Jan 11, 1947 (currently age 69) Petra's DOB: Aug 3, 1950 (currently age 65) In Jan 20… read more
PhillipsEsq.
PhillipsEsq.
Attorney
JD
2,185 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.
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Juris Doctor
13,460 satisfied customers
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.
Attorney
JD
2,185 satisfied customers
My husband turns 66 in February 2016. I turn 66 in April
My husband turns 66 in February 2016. I turn 66 in April 2017. My husband was planning to collect Soc Sec in Feb when he turns 66 and continue to work. I was planning to do do the "file and suspend" i… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
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Juris Doctor
37,877 satisfied customers
I will not be 66 until May 4, 2016, but I am already 62. Am
I will not be 66 until May 4, 2016, but I am already 62. Am I still eligible to file and suspend?… read more
PDtax
PDtax
Owner
Master's Degree
6,012 satisfied customers
I will be 66 in November, my wife will be 61 in February. My
I will be 66 in November, my wife will be 61 in February. My current monthly benefit would be at 66 $2,591, at 70 $3,492. My wife's monthly benefit would be at 62 $995, at 66 $1,383 and at 70 $1,842. … read more
PDtax
PDtax
Owner
Master's Degree
6,012 satisfied customers
I turn 66 in August and my husband turns 66 in October. My
I turn 66 in August and my husband turns 66 in October. My Age 66 benefits are $750. His age 66 benefits are $1950. Option 1: I file and suspend and let my benefits grow to $1000 at age 70. My husband… read more
ShawnA
ShawnA
CEO
Bachelor's Degree
2,450 satisfied customers
I am 68 (69 in Feb). I have been on SS since age 65. My wife
I am 68 (69 in Feb). I have been on SS since age 65. My wife is 63, had a career, is eligible for SS but is not yet taking it. Should I suspend my benefits and have her take spousal benefits until age… read more
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R. Klein, EA
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Master's Degree
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