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My wife is will soon be eligible for SS benefits and I am
My wife is will soon be eligible for SS benefits and I am about 18 months away. My question has to do with filing for er benefits which will be about $650 per month for herself. Filing for 50% of my b… read more
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If my wife and I are legally separated at my death. And I
If my wife and I are legally separated at my death. And I retired at full retirement age getting 1875 per month 9converted from disability I was awarded ssdi at 63 and converted when I tuned 65. Wife … read more
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I am 66 years old and collect social security - my late
I am 66 years old and collect social security - my late husband's - and work a full time job. if I get fired can I collect my social security? … read more
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My wife and I are both 63. I'm 6 mos. younger. I was born in
My wife and I are both 63. I'm 6 mos. younger. I was born in Nov. and my wife was born in May., both in 1954. Wife opted to take her's at 62, which amounted to $780 / mo.. When I take mine at full ret… read more
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My husband's benefit is $2200/mo and mine is $859. Should I
My husband's benefit is $2200/mo and mine is $859. Should I be receiving 1/2 of his? We are both retired. … read more
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Second opinion] My husband's benefit is $2200/mo and mine is
Second opinion] My husband's benefit is $2200/mo and mine is $859. Should I be receiving 1/2 of his? We are both retired.… read more
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My wife and I were both born in 1925 - she on 11/26 and I on
My wife and I were both born in 1925 - she on 11/26 and I on 6/13. She retired on her own SS about 2 years before me. At that time I was told she had to remain on her own instead of half of mine. Now … read more
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My stepmother's (NDC) is to trying to obtain correct SS
Hello - my stepmother's (NDC) is to trying to obtain correct SS widow income benefits after her husband (LGC) passed away on 06/30/2016. Here are relevant facts and a timeline (including attached docu… read more
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Dr. Fiona Chen
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I retired from my job at 60 y/o and have a pension which is
I retired from my job at 60 y/o and have a pension which is about 1/2 what my salary was. I am turning 62 & have not gone back to work since I retired. I am getting by on my pension & do not plan to s… read more
Megan C
Megan C
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Question: Should my wife take her benefits now? My wife is
Question: Should my wife take her benefits now? My wife is eligible for $890 in social security benefits if she retires now. She turned 62 on Dec. 24, 2015. My social security benefits will be $2200 w… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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Doctoral Degree
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My wife and I have been married 10+ years. I am 75 and
My wife and I have been married 10+ years. I am 75 and receive $2200 a month in SS benefits. My wife is 66 and she receives $733 per month in her own benefits. QUESTION: isn't she now (instead) entitl… read more
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My wife is blind and receives $211 ss and $720 SSI. When I
My wife is blind and receives $211 ss and $720 SSI. When I retire and draw $920 a month at 65 or $980 a month at 66. Will her money remain at the current level and will mine?… read more
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My wife and I are both 63. Our plan is to file at 66
My wife and I are both 63. Our plan is for me to file at 66 and suspend until age 70, with my wife taking 50 % spousal benefits when she turns 66 shortly after. She does currently qualify for a small … read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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Doctoral Degree
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When my wife turned 62, she is 66 now) we visited the social
When my wife turned 62, she is 66 now) we visited the social security office and understood they would pay her off my social security eligibility. She was married before and they still had her under h… read more
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Megan C
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I have been collecting SS benefits since I was 62 yrs. old
I have been collecting SS benefits since I was 62 yrs. old (8 yrs. ago). I am married & thought I would receive 1/2 of my husband's benefit - which is higher than mine. Is this true and what do I need… read more
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questions about my wife who getting close, as to whether to
questions about my wife who getting close, as to whether to take early but hers will be very small and mine is large but I am in bad health. I am aware she can get 1/2 of mine as wife but do not know … read more
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R. Klein, EA
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I was told that I would get an increase in my ss when I got
I was told that I would get an increase in my ss when I got divorced. My husband's ss is 2200. , mine is 1400. When I tried to apple I was told that I would not get anything. Is tht true? Gay… read more
Megan C
Megan C
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I have collected ss since 62, 2 1/2 years ago. My wife filed
I have collected ss since 62, 2 1/2 years ago. My wife filed today, will be 62 in September. I spoke to an agent at the national ss 800 number and was told that my wife would benefit by filing for her… read more
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