How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Barbara Your Own Question
Barbara, Enrolled Agent
Category: Social Security
Satisfied Customers: 3372
Experience:  18+ years of experience in tax preparation; 25+ years of experience as a real estate/corporate paralegal.
Type Your Social Security Question Here...
Barbara is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

My wife reaches age 65 on February 27, 2017. How does she

Customer Question

My wife reaches age 65 on February 27, 2017. How does she apply for her basic retirement benefits? Also, she is disabled but has not ever applied for any benefits.
JA: These retirement benefits are supposed to help us but they can be so complicated! The Retirement Expert will help you get the most benefits propertly. Please tell me more, so we can help you best.
Customer: Her name is***** and her social security number is(###) ###-#### She lives at 4094 Suisun Valley Road in Fairfield, California.
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Retirement Accountant should know?
Customer: We need to know what forms to fill out to get benefits proceeding.
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  Barbara replied 6 months ago.

Welcome to Just Answer. My name is ***** ***** I will be happy to assist you.

Just Answer is not associated with Social Security.

Your wife can apply for benefits

1. online by creating an account

2. calling Social Security at 1-***-***-**** OR

3. Visiting your local Social Security office.

Please let me know if I can assist you further.

Thank you and best regards,