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I'm 64 and my wife is 61. Can my wife starts collecting her
I'm 64 and my wife is 61. Can my wife starts collecting her social security at age 62 then switch over to half of my social security when I start collecting at age 70? … read more
Lev
Lev
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I collect social security from my own employment because I
I collect social security from my own employment because I retired before my husband. My husband is now getting social security benefits. Do I continue to collect my social security or do I switch to … read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
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Juris Doctor
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I am 68 still working full time and not on Social Security.
I am 68 still working full time and not on Social Security. My wife is 63 and not working. Can she take social security now and when I start my social security at age 70, can she switch to getting hal… read more
Lane
Lane
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Doctoral Degree
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What is your fee for answering questions? I just turned 62.
I just turned 62. My husband will be 60 in October. Can I collect early retirement benefits now and then collect a spousal benefit when my husband reaches full retirement age? My husband's benefits will be significantly higher than what I can collect on my own work record. … read more
Lev
Lev
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Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
39,358 satisfied customers
I don't know if I qualify for widow's benefit. My husband
I don't know if I qualify for widow's benefit. My husband died March 22,2005. I was told I could collect his social security, however if I chose to draw my own social security, I would loos e his. Is … read more
Lev
Lev
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
39,358 satisfied customers
I'm am a stay at home wife who is one year older than my
I'm am a stay at home wife who is one year older than my husband who is physician. My question is, would I be able to collect Social security at age 62 if he is still alive and has retired? … read more
Tax.appeal.168
Tax.appeal.168
Principal
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If a spouse dies and the deceased spouse ss has been
If a spouse dies and the deceased spouse ss has been activated and the others has not, can the surviving spouse collect the ss of the deceased until 70 when they then activate their own ss? They make … read more
emc011075
emc011075
Tax advisor and Enrolled Agent
Bachelor's Degree
6,024 satisfied customers
A woman was married twice, she did not get a divorce, her
A woman was married twice, she did not get a divorce, her first husband died. She remarried and her second husband died. She is just turning age 62. Can she claim the smaller Survivor Benefit at age 6… read more
emc011075
emc011075
Tax advisor and Enrolled Agent
Bachelor's Degree
6,024 satisfied customers
1. How do I find out how much I would collect, if I
1. How do I find out how much I would collect, if I collected 1/2 of my ex husbands Social Security? I would like to know if collecting his 1/2 would be more than collecting my 100%. 2. Can I begin co… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
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Juris Doctor
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Under the restricted application law will this work? My wife
Under the restricted application law will this work? My wife is 62 can she start drawing SS today, and i am 68 can I apply a restricted application for spousal benefits, leaving my credits to grow to … read more
Lev
Lev
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
39,358 satisfied customers
Wife filed own retirement benefits at age 62, receiving a
Wife filed for her own retirement benefits at age 62, receiving a reduced benefit amount. If she suspends her own benefits at her Full Retirement Age (66) then claims Spousal Benefits from her husband… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
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Juris Doctor
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I was married to my ex husband years. If s SS benefits are
I was married to my ex husband for fourteen years. If his SS benefits are greater then mine, am I entitled to his?… read more
Stephen G.
Stephen G.
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Bachelor's Degree
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Husband is Age 66 and Spouse is Age 62.... Husband will File
Husband is Age 66 and Spouse is Age 62.... Husband will File and restrict, so he can defer taking his social security until age 70. Can the Spouse take her Social Security at Age 62 (now).... Then sto… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
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Juris Doctor
3,071 satisfied customers
I will be 66 in April of 2016. I am looking forward to
I will be 66 in April of 2016. I am looking forward to collecting my full retirement benefit while continuing to work. My wife collects from her partial age 62 benefit. Question; When I file for my be… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
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Juris Doctor
3,071 satisfied customers
Can a widow who makes 100,000/yr collect her deceased husbands
Can a widow who makes 100,000/yr collect her deceased husbands benefits at 62? Is there a penalty for applying at 62 for her husbands benefits? If a widow does claim her deceased husbands social secur… read more
Megan C
Megan C
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Master's Degree
4,591 satisfied customers
Scenario: Wife collection ~$300/mo since 12/2012 on own account.
Scenario: Wife collection ~$300/mo since 12/2012 on own account. 1/4/2013 she turned 64. Husband ( DOB 12/29/1947) will retire at 67 maybe not until 70. Undecided. Wife wants to collect on own account… read more
Loren
Loren
Attorney
2,824 satisfied customers
Question: Next Year I will be 66 and my wife will be 62. I
Question: Next Year I will be 66 and my wife will be 62. I would like to understand if the following scenario is possible: My wife will start claming SS benefits at 62. I will start claiming 50% of he… read more
Megan C
Megan C
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Master's Degree
4,591 satisfied customers
My husband collected disability and then went on to social
My husband collected disability and then went on to social security at 66. I retired at 63 and I'm collecting on mine and his. My question is this. If he dies what percent of his ss. do I get as a sur… read more
Loren
Loren
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