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My wife turned 62 prior to Jan 1, 2016 and she was receiving
My wife turned 62 prior to Jan 1, 2016 and she was receiving widows SS from her late husbands death. She later got married in June 2014 and did not know she could apply for spousal benefit from her ne… read more
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I have been trying to get a answer from social sec. on why I am not receiving my husbands social security check instead of mine.He passed in October and this is January. I should of been receiving the… read more
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I've been getting Disability from mine and widows benefits from my late husband small amount. In 2011 he passed I was getting 1444.00 of his now I get 320.00.and 879.of mine. Do I qualify for the new … read more
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My husband passed away a while ago, and I do not receive any
My husband passed away a while ago, and I do not receive any social security benefit from his social security account. … read more
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I called the social security office to schedule an
I called the social security office to schedule an appointment to begin getting full benefits when I turn 66 this December. During my conversation, it came up that I was a widow and the representative… read more
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In 2010 my husband pasted away, and i then started to
in 2010 my husband pasted away, and i then started to recieve widows benifits, along with his social security , as his was more then mine. i recieved almost $200.00 dollars at that time.and every year… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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Will a widow receive all of her husbands ss payment or just
will a widow receive all of her husbands ss payment or just a portion of it? She is currently receiving the spousal benefit. … read more
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Why did my benefit go down to 928 when it was supposed to be
why did my benefit go down to 928 when it was supposed to be 1227.00 after deductions...I was receiving survivor benefits until Jan of this year...my claim number is ***********… read more
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When my husband passed the lawyer told me I would be
When my husband passed the lawyer told me I would be collecting my Soc. Sec. amount because I had worked all my life and that I would receive a small increase to bring it up to the amount of the my hu… read more
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I had chatted you sometimes in June, 2014. My question is:
Stephanie, I had chatted you sometimes in June, 2014. My question is: My husband passed away last Sept, 2013. According to the Social Security Statement the Survivor spouse can claim at the age of 60 … read more
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My question is regarding my Medicare coverage. I had medical
My question is regarding my Medicare coverage. I had medical and dental coverage through my late husband's policy as a surviving spouse until August 31, 2014. I was informed that my coverage was no lo… read more
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Megan C
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Hello.. My wife (age 62) passed away in January 2014. I'm planning on retiring(age 66) 01 August 2016. I was going to apply for her Social Security and recieve that. Then apply and suspend mine until … read more
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My husband passed away the 4th of January. My husband collected social security without incidence, but when I went to the Social Security office, I was told they had to investigate his earnings of 198… read more
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My husband died in Sept. 2011 and I have been informed I can not get widow benefits because I get civil service pension that was greater than his benefits. What does my pension have to do with widow b… read more
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My best friends husband recently passed; they were both in
My best friend's husband recently passed; they were both in their early 60's and had been married to each other for over 10 yrs. She immediately started getting Widow's Benefit checks the following mo… read more
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Do I qualify for death benefits?? My husband died in Jan of
Do I qualify for death benefits?? My husband died in Jan of 1984. We had 2 children who received benefits until their 18th birthday. I have always worked and done well, however, due to economical cond… read more
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I would like to know if the eligibility for widow survivors
I would like to know if the eligibility for widow survivor's benefits is effected by the spouses living at separate addresses. I also want to know the guidelines for receiving survivor's benefits for … read more
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I am a widow receiving social security based on my husband's and my earned incomes. I understand that if I remarried I would stop getting his part of the benefit and receive only what I am eligible fo… read more
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