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I am signed up already and receive SS - my husband will be
I am signed up already and receive SS - my husband will be signing up now (he reaches the age of 66 in late October - we have been told about extra supplement (a percentage) given on one of our SS acc… read more
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LEV
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Bachelor's Degree
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What is the time limit on collecting SS? 62 is mine and I am
62 is mine and I am on my deceased husband. I believe he waited till he was between 72 and 75 before collecting. … read more
emc011075
emc011075
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Bachelor's Degree
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I am 60years old, disabled & drawing disability. I was
I am 60years old, disabled & drawing disability. I was married for 16 years to my 1st husband & am now getting a divorce from my present husband of 9 years. How do I go about getting my share of my 1s… read more
LEV
LEV
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I want to start collecting social security on my 63rd
I want to start collecting social security on my 63rd birthday in July. Do I get locked in on my SS amount, or can I collect on my husband's amount (half, but he has not filed for SS yet either). Or c… read more
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LEV
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I HAve a question. I am on Social Security now. I retired
I HAve a question. I am on Social Security now. I retired before my husband as he wasnt retired yet. Can I get half of his now instead of mine as his is much more than mine? … read more
LEV
LEV
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If my husband should die before me and the amount of his
If my husband should die before me and the amount of his social securityt is larger than mine, can I collect the amount of his social security rather than my own? … read more
Lane
Lane
JD,CFP, MBA, CRPS
Doctoral Degree
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I am 80 collecting social payments. My spouse is almost 62
I am 80 collecting social payments. My spouse is almost 62 and will apply for coverage. Is he entitled to any of mine or will he get some of mine when I die. And how much. … read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
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I'm a widow collecting my deceased husband's social
I'm a widow collecting my deceased husband's social security. When I filed I was told that his SS was more than mine. I'm retired but worked and paid into social security for about 13 yrs (1998 to 201… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,283 satisfied customers
My husband passed away 1-18-2015. He and I both received
My husband passed away 1-18-2015. He and I both received social security checks. His check was $1825.00. My check is $924.00. For February his check was stopped. I received mine. Am I entitled to his … read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
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I have been married twice, my second husband has died but only
I have been married twice, my second husband has died but only a little ss would be added on to mine. Should I wait until my first husband dies because of the greater SS I would receive? Could I colle… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,283 satisfied customers
when i die can my husband(age 75) receive my ss check instead
when i die can my husband(age 75) receive my ss check instead of his since mine is more than his current check?… read more
Megan C
Megan C
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Master's Degree
4,582 satisfied customers
I am retired and recently divorced from my husband after 43
I am retired and recently divorced from my husband after 43 years. I started collecting my SS benefits at age 62. I am now 67. My x husband, who is 66, still works full time and has informed me that h… read more
Megan C
Megan C
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Master's Degree
4,582 satisfied customers
I want to start receiving 1/2 of my ex-husbands SS beginning
I want to start receiving 1/2 of my ex-husband's SS beginning January 2014. Then when I turn 70 (April 4, 2016) stop collecting 1/2 of his and begin collecting all of mine.… read more
TaxTom
TaxTom
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Bachelor's Degree
14 satisfied customers
My husband and I are both working and both 67. is earnings
My husband and I are both working and both 67. is earnings are much larger than mine. I understand that if He applies and suspends his benefits and I apply for his benefits now (deferring my own until… read more
LawGuy
LawGuy
Juris Doctor
123 satisfied customers
I will be turning 62 in May. I am older than my husband. His
I will be turning 62 in May. I am older than my husband. His social security payments will be larger than mine. I read in a magazine that you are not allowed to collect your payment and his when he co… read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
233 satisfied customers
I am 67 yrs old. I collect a small amount of SS $649. I was
I am 67 yrs old. I collect a small amount of SS $649. I was married to my now deceased (10-29-11), husband for 16 yrs. We divorced in 1994. I want to know if I can collect a greater amt. by applyng fo… read more
LawGuy
LawGuy
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my husband works as a sub contractor. his social security
my husband works as a sub contractor. his social security is not taken out of his pay. we have never filed anything but our irs taxes. we do have an accountant do these for us each year. my husband be… read more
dylatess
dylatess
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JD
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When I reach retirement age (66) and I and my husband have
When I reach retirement age (66) and I and my husband have both worked, whose ssi would I receive if he should die? If we both live to retirement age, do we each collect our own ssi? What happens if w… read more
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TaxTom
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