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My wife died March 17 th. will I get any benifits from her,

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My wife died March...

My wife died March 17 th. will I get any benifits from her

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 was told I would get $250.00 for her death and part of her monthly check. Thanks

Accountant's Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Accountant should know?

It has been 5 months Please Help I am in deat

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