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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
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Iam now close to 61 years old and was diagnosed with
hello,iam now close to 61 years old and was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis when i was 35 years old and began receiving social security benefits ,i think about 9 months after my diagnosis,i was told… read more
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My wife passed away in October. We both get SS monthly
My wife passed away in October. We both get SS monthly payments. My wife's SS is larger than mine. Can I switch to her benefit amount? … read more
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My wife does not have enough credits to collect social
My wife does not have enough credits to collect social security also she does not have enough to get medicare. She is 61 years old, has 30 credits for social security and is not healthy enough to obta… read more
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I am currently on SS, but have recently been diagnosed with
I am currently on SS, but have recently been diagnosed with illness(s) that current amount is not covering. Are there any options/benefits that will help my situation? … read more
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I have been diagnosed recently as being disabled. I have
I have been diagnosed recently as being disabled. I have been working up to now. Am I eligible to receive my full social security benefits now. I am 63. … read more
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I write to comment on information that is being passed
Good morning. I write to comment on information that is being passed around prisons in Missouri about "automatic" S.S. benefits for released prisoners. It is obviously bogus. Have you had inquiries ab… read more
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My wife worked at various jobs before & while we were
My wife worked at various jobs before & while we were married then she entered the state of Texas as an elementary teacher for 25 years. I am 73 collecting SS and she is retired collecting Texas state… read more
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I am a 73 year old 100% service connected disabled veteran.
I am a 73 year old 100% service connected disabled veteran. I am receiving monthly disability compensation. When I pass my wife of 24 years will be entitled to around $1,100 a month widows compensatio… read more
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I would like to confirm that my wife is entitled to a SS payment
I would like to confirm that my wife is entitled to a SS payment of 50% of my SS payment for 2015 which is $30,444. She will be receiving $9940 annually in 2015. If that is correct, how do we file for… read more
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In November my wife passed away of pancreatic cancer. She was
In November my wife passed away of pancreatic cancer. She was 60 years old with 41 years service with the state of Tenn. She retired in March, diagnosed in May and passed in November. She had a lawyer… read more
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I retired at the age of 70 and I started collecting social
I retired at the age of 70 and I started collecting social security at the age of 70. My wife 10 years younger than me started collecting at the age of 65. I am now 83 years old and my wife is 73.My w… read more
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My wife has been a public school employee for 40 years. She
My wife has been a public school employee for 40 years. She has diabetes and has developed kidney failure and last month began dialysis. She is a group health client. The social worker at the dialysis… read more
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I am 63 years old, not yet collecting social security. My
I am 63 years old, not yet collecting social security. My husband died in 1990. At that time I received some SS money for his burial, plus a monthly check to assist with the care of my 4 children unti… read more
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I am 73 years old and recieving ss now. My wife is not eligible
I am 73 years old and recieving ss now. My wife is not eligible we are told because she was a teacher in Texas and participated in teacher retirement program, so she gets nothing from SS. We are also … read more
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My wife is receiving SS disability, she is 59 and I am 61.
My wife is receiving SS disability, she is 59 and I am 61. I am working and I hope to begin drawing my SS at age 65. Will my spouse still be able to elect to take a percentage of my SS benefits? If so… read more
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hi we live in NH and my wife (46) has stage 4 beast cancer
hi we live in NH and my wife (46) has stage 4 beast cancer with bone metz. We are hopeing she can be maintained. She has not worked for while(5yrs) but she had 20+ years in the professional world and … read more
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My daughter (35 yrs old) was diagnosed with ADHD two years
My daughter (35 yrs old) was diagnosed with ADHD two years ago. She also has other medical and psychiatric problems. Her doctors believe that she would qualify for disability. However, she hasn't work… read more
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