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My ex-husband died 2 weeks ago. We were married 40+ years
My ex-husband died 2 weeks ago. We were married 40+ years and 2 daughters.. I am currently drawing ss disability but wondered if I could draw from his instead. … read more
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Lane
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My husband took early ss retired in 05/2017 I do not work as
My husband took early ss retired in 05/2017 I do not work as i have a 26 yr old autistic son (his step son) who receives (always been disabled since 17) ssi and ssdi off the step mother. but i am his … read more
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Lane
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I am a 61 yr old disabled woman. I live with my 86 yr old
I am a 61 yr old disabled woman. I live with my 86 yr old mother. She claims me as a dependent on her tax returns. I do receive SS Disability income of my own. My question is Should my mother pass awa… read more
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I am a 78 yrs. US citizen married to a 35 yr.-Philippine
I am a 78 yrs. US citizen married to a 35 yr.-Philippine wife with one 7 yr.-old child (already us citizen) tell me about survivor's benefits,,,thanks! … read more
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Can a child less than 26 years old and going to college
Can a child less than 26 years old and going to college receive benefits from a recently deceased parent that had not retired? … read more
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We have had permanent custody of our 4 yr old granddaughter
We have had permanent custody of our 4 yr old granddaughter for 3 yrs. Her biological father passed away a month ago. I went to SSA office to apply for survivors benefits for her, and was told we cann… read more
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My sons father passed away last week.My son is still in college
my sons father passed away last week.My son is still in college for one more year.His dad wasnt paying child support do to constantly drinking and going in and out of jail. i dropped the child support… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
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I am a 65 year old widow and wanted to apply benefits from
I am a 65 year old widow and wanted to apply for survivor benefits from my husbands SS. He passed away before he was 65. I was told no I could not, and when I questioned the representative on the phon… read more
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Christopher B, Esq.
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I have been told that because I am over 62 and have children
I have been told that because I am over 62 and have children under the age of 18 I am eligible to collect a social security benefit. I am not retired and do not plan to retire until Dec. 31, 2022, whe… read more
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My 40 year old daughter died in August. She had a daughter
My 40 year old daughter died in August. She had a daughter 15 and a daughter 3 from a different father. The bio of father of 15 yr old has never been in her life. The 3 yr old father and the 2 kids mo… read more
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If parent dies do the child get any help from social security.how
If parent dies do the child get any help from social security.how long do they have to claim if it is any help… read more
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My Husband passed 11 yrs ago at the age of 59. I am currently
My Husband passed 11 yrs ago at the age of 59. I am currently 53 yrs old and just retired from my job of 26 yrs. Am I eligible to receive benefits from my husband now?… read more
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MY HUSBAND RECEIVED RETIREMENT DISABILITY PAYMENTS. HE RECENTLY
MY HUSBAND RECEIVED RETIREMENT DISABILITY PAYMENTS. HE RECENTLY DIED. AM I ELEGIBLE TO RECEIVE HIS BENEFITS. WOULD i BE ABLE TO QUALIFY FOR WIDOW BENEFITS. CARROLL WAS OUR ONLY INCOME. (EXCEPT FOSTER … read more
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My husband died in 2007. I am currently receiving SS Survivor
My husband died in 2007. I am currently receiving SS Survivor Benefits for my 2 children ages 15 & 16. I make approximately $45,000/yr & do not receive benefits for myself. When my 16yr old turns 17, … read more
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Please mention in DETAIL if i am correct in below in regard
Please mention in DETAIL if i am correct in below in regard with Social Security Benefits : (1) As i understand that even if i have paid into social security for 10 yrs and after that if i become temp… read more
R. Klein, EA
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I recently lost my husband. He was 71 years old and had been
I recently lost my husband. He was 71 years old and had been drawing his Social Security benefit. I am 45 years old, we also have a 6 years old son together. My husband also received Social Security b… read more
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I finally reived my award letter from the ALJ and then I recived
I finally reived my award letter from the ALJ and then I recived the paper that shoed much I am to recieve each month got my fully approved SSDI. I was awarded SSDI going all the way back to mid 2007,… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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My husband died suddenly in January, 2010 after 18 1/2 years
My husband died suddenly in January, 2010 after 18 1/2 years of marriage, leaving me to raise a 6 yr. old special needs child. Currently, I receive benefits as her caretaker and she receives benefits … read more
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