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If i have bo polar and am divorced can i apply to ssi based…

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If i have bo polar and am divorced can i apply to ssi based on my ex spouses social security number

Accountant's Assistant: 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.

I have had bi polar for several years and cannot find a jb based on my condition can i apply to ssi based on my ex wife ssi number?

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I am not retiring i have bi polar

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Social Security Expert: Stephanie O Joy, Esq, Soc. Sec. Attorney replied 1 year ago

No, you can't get social security disability based on a spouse or ex spouse's work record.

However, do you have a work record of your own you could file for SSDIB under?

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