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My wife and I are in our 70's. Married 50 yrs. I get 2050/

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My wife and I are in our 70's. Married 50 yrs. I get 2050/ mo. She gets 780. What does she get if I die?
Submitted: 10 days ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  emc011075 replied 10 days ago.

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At what age she started receiving her benefits?

If she applied for her benefits at 65 or later (full retirement age) she will get 100% of what you will be getting at the time of your death. However, if she applied before her full retirement age she will get between 75% and 99% depending how early she applied.

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