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I am 63 yrs old and a widow. I would like to start collections social security as I am being forced out of my job. My social security # XXXXX XXXXX My husbandIs xxxxxxxx. Can I collect his and then sw… read more
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My husband turns 62 on 7-30-2014 and makes around $40,000. My birthdate is 6-4-1958 and our two minor children's are 2-14-2000 and 6-18-2004. He plans to continue to work until at least age 70 given t… read more
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I recently retired and my social security disability check is about $800.00 per month. My husband is not retired and his social security check is $2,095.00 per month. Is it possible for me to draw a p… read more
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