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My husband served in WW 11 and I understand he was entitled
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I retired at 62 and opted to draw SS on my earnings. I am now 78. My wife also retired at 62 and opted to draw SS on her earnings. She is now 79. If I die, what SS $$ will she be eligible to draw from… read more
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can a wife collect her own earned S.S and also 100% of her
can a wife collect her own earned S.S and also 100% of her husband"s upon his death. Wife's monthly amount at 62 will be approx.$658.Husband's is $2043 monthly. We have been married 14 years.… read more
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enlistment in the US Army on 8/16/48for a period of 21 months.
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My brother-in-law now receives $920 Social Security after My sister passed away about 5 years ago. He says, that her SS was larger than his, so he was allowed to go from $800 to $920. They have no chi… read more
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