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I was born in 1955, my ex-husband in 1949. He is retired, I
I was born in 1955, my ex-husband in 1949. He is retired, I am employed. Am I eligible to collect half of his SS at 62, or do I have to wait until 66 and 2 months? Is it the same amount? If I wait unt… read more
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Lev
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Both my husband and I were born in 1951. Can I start
Both my husband and I were born in 1951. Can I start receiving a portion of his social security benefits if I am not yet receiving my own? … read more
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retirementlawyer
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September 1950 FRA earnings of $2500, spouse of May 1955
September 1950 FRA earnings of $2500, spouse of May 1955 with earnings FRA earnings of $1500 Want to take FRA earnings in September of 2016, then suspend in June of 2017 and take spousal benefit of ha… read more
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I am 65 (to be 66 this Aug), retired and have NOT filed. My
I am 65 (to be 66 this Aug), retired and have NOT filed for SS. My wife is 64 (will be 66 in Jul, 2017), still working and also has NOT filed for SS. Our plan WAS for her to retire at 66, both file an… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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I have read that file and suspend will be ending in April,
I have read that file and suspend will be ending in April, 2016. My wife is 63 and I am 62. Willwe be able to take advantage of this strategy when my wife turns 66?… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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I applied SS benefits at age 66, and asked deferment, with
I applied for full SS benefits at age 66, and asked for payment deferment, with the intent my 64.5 year old wife would receive approx 44% of my monthly remittance, under spousal benefits, yet accrue a… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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My DOB = 2-7-50, my spouse = 8-14-50. She's been collecting
My DOB = 2-7-50, my spouse = 8-14-50. She's been collecting SS disability since about 2009, which I believe will turn into "regular" benefits when she reaches her FRA this August. I will delay my own … read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
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I was born in 1949 and my wife in 1951. Can I file and
I was born in 1949 and my wife in 1951. Can I file for benefits and suspend and at the same time can my wife file for spousal benefits.… read more
PhillipsEsq.
PhillipsEsq.
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JD
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I was born 5-7-1949 and my wife 3/5/1951--we would like to
I was born 5-7-1949 and my wife 3/5/1951--we would like to file and suspend and then draw a spousal benefit from each others account--I know some changes are coming --can we still do this and would it… read more
Lev
Lev
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RE: Current Soc Security Strategy (before 11/2/2015 changes
RE: Current Soc Security Strategy (before 11/2/2015 changes take effect)Can both spouses File and Suspend his/her own benefit and file a restricted application for spousal benefits only? So that both … read more
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Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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My spouse is turning 66 in October. I do not turn 66 until
My spouse is turning 66 in October. I do not turn 66 until May. My spouse can get SS but mine is greater. What is the best strategy for us? Can my spouse file on her SS until I turn full retirement at… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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I'm 66 born in 1949, my wife will be 65 in Sept 2015, We both
I'm 66 born in 1949, my wife will be 65 in Sept 2015, We both work full time 40 plus hours a week. I can't walk due to a bicycle accident 4 years ago. We are both at a loss about how the system works,… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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My wife is 66 and retired; i am 60 and the higher earner, still
My wife is 66 and retired; i am 60 and the higher earner, still working. She started receiving SS benefits on her own record at age 64. When I reach my FRA can i file and suspend, and get spousal bene… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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I am 68 years old, still working, and not receiving Social
I am 68 years old, still working, and not receiving Social Security benefits. I want to wait until I am 70 to maximize the benefit. My wife's job was eliminated last year, and she is not currently wor… read more
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Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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, I am a financial advisor and have a client that needs
Hello, I am a financial advisor and have a client that needs some advice around social security strategies. After running a financial plan, it appears advantageous to implement a file and suspend stra… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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I am thinking about retiring. I was born june 15, 1951. I
I am thinking about retiring. I was born june 15, 1951. I was married twice, both marriages lasted over 10 years. Do I receive a benefit from those years?… read more
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Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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I am 64. My wife 66. We both work full time.......however
I am 64. My wife 66. We both work full time.......however she wants to retire 07/31/2015 when I will become Medicare age. Can she and should she be drawing on my social security benefits now or after … read more
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Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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I am a male. By birth date is 04/23/1945. I expect to work
I am a male. By birth date is 04/23/1945. I expect to work to age 70. My current estimated SS at age is $2,617, and at age 70 is $3,329. I will earn about $225,000 per year until age 70. My spouse's b… read more
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