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My wife applied and received ss when she was 66...amount was
Yes My wife applied and received ss when she was 66...amount was $341..I applied in 2015 at age 66 and was awarded $1838...my wife received a letter at same time saying she would receive $833.50 as wife and $385.50 from her own record and would receive these 2 benefits in 1 check... this has been paid for the last 2.5 years. Recently she got notice from SSA saying they calculated her payment incorrectly and she is only entitled to $852.80...your thoughts? … read more
keeperumiami
keeperumiami
Sr Financial & Tax Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
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My wife is 65 and would receive about $800 monthly in SS
My wife is 65 and would receive about $800 monthly in SS payments if she waits until 66 to start drawing. I will be 64 next month and would receive about $2,900 if I wait until 66. Can my wife start r… read more
TaxRobin
TaxRobin
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
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I have an ex husband of whom I was married for 15 years. He
Hi. I have an ex husband of whom I was married for 15 years. He is 92 and still alive. I am 68 and collect my own ss. Can I collect half of his benefits at any time soon? … read more
Courtney Davis
Courtney Davis
Master's of Business Administration
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I' and have been receiving ss since 62. my wife is 63 and
i' 69 and have been receiving ss since 62. my wife is 63 and about to retire. i under stand that a spousal benefit is available from ss. This benefit would be half of mine, about 1000 dollars. At 66(f… read more
KUMI95
KUMI95
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
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I am 62 low earner, my wife is 65 high earner, can I collect
I am 62 low earner, my wife is 65 high earner, can I collect spousal benefits and let my benefit keep growing? Thanks Mark… read more
Barbara
Barbara
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My wife is 64 and I am 63 so we are not yet on so social
My wife is 64 and I am 63 so we are not yet on so social security. We do not need the money so we could wait till 70. We are both in good health and with G-d's help we will live into our 80's. At 66 I… read more
emc011075
emc011075
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If I take my benefits ealy and suspend payments and my wife
If I take my benefits ealy and suspend payments and my wife (67) takes early benefits, does her benefit rise to 50% of my check when I start at 70?… read more
Dr. Fiona Chen
Dr. Fiona Chen
President
Ph.D.
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I've collecting my social security benefits since I've been
I've collecting my social security benefits since I've been 63. My husband is going to be 67 in Jan. and wants to wait until he is 70 to collect his social security. I understand that he can apply for… read more
PDtax
PDtax
Owner
Master's Degree
4,258 satisfied customers
FACTS: 1. Husband's date of birth: November 10, 1943. 2.
FACTS: 1. Husband's date of birth: November 10, 1943. 2. Wife's date of birth: June 1, 1949. 3. Husband started receiving pension at age 70 and currently receives $3,057 per month. 4. Wife's current p… read more
Charles Greiner
Charles Greiner
Owner
Bachelor's Degree
2,436 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
4,258 satisfied customers
My husband and I currently receive SS benefits. However, when
My husband and I currently receive SS benefits. However, when he retired almost two years ago my SS only went up $300, even though he receives almost $2500 per month. I have read in several places tha… read more
Lev
Lev
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Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
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I am 64 and have been on SSDI than 7 years and I receive
I am 64 and have been on SSDI for more than 7 years and I receive a monthly benefit of $2200. My 62 year old wife was recently awarded SSDI benefits due to a diagnosis of Glioblastoma Multiforme. Her … read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
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I am a retirement annuity and am 68 yrs old. My ex-wife is
I am a retirement annuity and am 68 yrs old. My ex-wife is 62 soon to be 63 and is working full-time for the Postal Service (over 30 yrs). She has told me she can apply to receive one half of my month… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,283 satisfied customers
A working spouse is about to reach 70 years of age. She never
A working spouse is about to reach 70 years of age. She never applied for spousal benefits on her husband's Social Security. The husband is 80 years of age. Can she now request the spousal benefits sh… read more
KUMI95
KUMI95
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
17 satisfied customers
My wife birthdate is 12/04/1951. She began drawing benefits
My wife birthdate is 12/04/1951. She began drawing benefits at 62 and it is 964. At 66 I would like to take spousal benefits, and allow my own as to grow until age seventy when it will be about 3400/m… read more
dylatess
dylatess
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JD
3,467 satisfied customers
Do a spouses own earnings reduce her spouse's benefit if she
Do a spouses own earnings reduce her spouse's benefit if she takes the spouse's benefit before her FRA. For example. Husband files and suspends at FRA; wife three years younger files for spousal benef… read more
KUMI95
KUMI95
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
17 satisfied customers
My wife is currently 68 years old and filed for benefits when
My wife is currently 68 years old and filed for benefits when she was 62 and is now collecting a benefit of approximately $850 per month on her account. I filed and suspended my benefits in Nov 2012 w… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney
Juris Doctor
3,071 satisfied customers
My wife will turn 66 on 12/31/12. She took her social security
My wife will turn 66 on 12/31/12. She took her social security at 62. I took a spousal benefit when I turned 66 and plan to take my social security benefit at 70. Can she apply for half of my social s… read more
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Megan C
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