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I am 40 and my husband of 15 years who was 54 just passed
I am 40 and my husband of 15 years who was 54 just passed away in July 2018. He was on full disability from his job for a few months and when that ran out he was collecting SS but not for long. He was… read more
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A few weeks ago I went to my local ss office and applied for
A few weeks ago I went to my local ss office and applied for widow benefits on my deceased husband. We were married for 40 years and divorced for almost 4 years. I was told I qualified and they gave m… read more
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My birthdate is May 1954. I started collecting social
My birthdate is May 1954. I started collecting social security at 63. My husband is waiting for his FRA. We were told at the time I signed up that I could apply for spousal benefits and get half of hi… read more
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If my husband passes away can he ex wife still apply for his
If my husband passes away can he ex wife still apply for his social security check? If so, do I still receive any of it or does it all go to her? … read more
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My husband retired from CSR transportation and did not pay
My husband retired from CSR transportation and did not pay into social security his whole career. I work as a nurse and do pay into social security. We have a mentally disabled son who is 25 yrs old a… read more
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I had to pay back my husband's soc sec benefits because i
I had to pay back my husband's soc sec benefits because i was a teacher in Illinois. They have kept MY benefits to pay his back to the gov. How can I check my status of how much longer I have to Wait … read more
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I am 62 my husband passed nearly 7 years ago when he was 60.
I am 62 my husband passed nearly 7 years ago when he was 60 . He applied for SS benefits before he passed but cancelled as he only had six months to live and he was told that it would affect my benefi… read more
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I am a widow husband of 38 years passed away 7 years ago In
I am a widow husband of 38 years passed away 7 years ago In June 2014 I started retired and started drawing his widows pension I am now 63 and would like to remarry will I lose my pension completely o… read more
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I will be 66 in July and want to file social security
I will be 66 in July and want to file social security through my deceased husband, he worked at the railroad and also paid in to social security for over 25 years… read more
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I am soon to be 63 years old. I have been collecting social
I am soon to be 63 years old. I have been collecting social security since 12/2015. My husband suddenly passed away recently at the age of 61. His income was quite a bit higher than mine. I was told t… read more
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I have a retarded brother who receives railroad retirement
I have a retarded brother who receives railroad retirement from my father... that passed away ,,, is he still eligible for social security ??? he is 67 yr old and works at a sheltered work shop , and … read more
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I am now drawing my late husbands railroad widows benifts,
I am now drawing my late husbands railroad widows benifts, now can I apply for my social security benifts?… read more
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I am 55 years old,my husband was retired and passed away a
I am 55 years old,my husband was retired and passed away a year ago. I am going to adopt a little girl in foster care. I am and was a home maker.I only have one child and she just finished medical sch… read more
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My husband passed away 27 years ago while employed by the railroad
My husband passed away 27 years ago while employed by the railroad for 13 years. I remarried for 8 years then divorced.I have worked for 30 years, which the last four have been for the federal VA. I w… read more
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I was widowed on June 17, 2010 and am drawing on my own
I was widowed on June 17, 2010 and am drawing on my own Social Security, and only $380 from my deceased husband's Social Security benefits.(Total $1150.) When I retired at age 65 in 1999, my Soc. Sec.… read more
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My husband will be 66 in January 2012. He has not taken his
My husband will be 66 in January 2012. He has not taken his social security benefits because he receives a pension from the Denver Public Schools. Will he be able to apply for ss benefits in 2012 beca… read more
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my brother passed away this week. he had been married to his
my brother passed away this week. he had been married to his present wife almost excatly one year. he was collecting some type of social security. my question is she entitled to any part or all of his… read more
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my husband retired from the railroad in 1994 after 30 yrs and
my husband retired from the railroad in 1994 after 30 yrs and he passed away in 2005 after having a stroke a year after he retired. As his widow I now receive his pension. Am I entitled to a widows pe… read more
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