Social Security

Ask social security questions and get answers ASAP

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Social Security Questions
My husband was drawing spousal benefits against my social
My husband was drawing spousal benefits against my social security. My husband died and I went to the social security office and was told I could draw against his social security rather than my own as… read more
emc011075
emc011075
Senior Tax Specialist
Bachelor's Degree
16 satisfied customers
If i am a recent widow requesting my spouses ss benefits but
if i am a recent widow requesting my spouses ss benefits but i have worked for the government and i am retired receiving a pension will i still be able to receive a portion of his ss benefits if it is… read more
emc011075
emc011075
Senior Tax Specialist
Bachelor's Degree
16 satisfied customers
I am 77 and have been drawing SS since I was 65. My wife is
I am 77 and have been drawing SS since I was 65. My wife is 66 and has been drawing SS since she was 60. She had very low earnings and is drawing a very low amount. Now that she is at her full retirem… read more
emc011075
emc011075
Senior Tax Specialist
Bachelor's Degree
16 satisfied customers
My wife is a few credits short of qualifying for her own SS
My wife is a few credits short of qualifying for her own SS check. She never really had any earning to speak of and now she's 59. I'm 61. If I delay to Age 70 to start my SS, when should my wife start… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
2,622 satisfied customers
Regarding spousal benefit. I just filed yesterday for my ss
regarding spousal benefit. I just filed yesterday for my ss retirement. I turned 67 Sunday. My estimated retirement is about 1700 per month but will be reduced by WEP to about $1200 I have 26 years pa… read more
Lane
Lane
JD,CFP, MBA, CRPS
Doctoral Degree
15,264 satisfied customers
My husband will turn 66 in February - does he need to wait
My husband will turn 66 in February - does he need to wait until March 1st to draw his benefits so he isn't penalized for not being 66? … read more
Lane
Lane
JD,CFP, MBA, CRPS
Doctoral Degree
15,264 satisfied customers
My wife is 6 years older than myself. So I didn't want to
My wife is 6 years older than myself. So I didn't want to draw benefits at a young age, so waited until I was 65. She had worked for the state of Alaska for 6 years, but was retired. They would not le… read more
Rick Martin
Rick Martin
MBA
92 satisfied customers
I am on ss and am trying to get to my account but can not
I am on ss and am trying to get to my account but can not get on. Also, I was wondering if I can draw social security from my ex. We were married 40 years and have be divorced for 61/2 years. I am 65 … read more
emc011075
emc011075
Senior Tax Specialist
Bachelor's Degree
16 satisfied customers
Can a retired social security resipent draw a larger amount
can a retired social security resipent draw a larger amount monthly, if was married for 17 years & now divoiced. from spouse, if 50% of spouse's civil service pention,is more than recieving now ? than… read more
Dr. Fiona Chen
Dr. Fiona Chen
President
Ph.D.
1,794 satisfied customers
My spouse and I are both receiving our own full SS benefits.
My spouse and I are both receiving our own full SS benefits. We both were at FRA when we received our initial benefits. I also receive a Calpers Industrial Disability Pension guanteed for life. When w… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
2,622 satisfied customers
I am a Texas teacher who is eligible for SSA benefits if I
I am a Texas teacher who is eligible for SSA benefits if I can meet the exception on the GPO. I worked for 21 years teaching without paying SS. For the last 4 years I have taught for another state age… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,283 satisfied customers
Hi: I am planning to retire next Septemebr 2014 at age 67
Hi: I am planning to retire next Septemebr 2014 at age 67 - one year beyond my full SS eligibility. At that time, I will be eligible for approx. $2,900 monthly. My wife will be age 62 at that same tim… read more
Megan C
Megan C
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Master's Degree
4,582 satisfied customers
Can you explain spousal benefits to me? My husband who is
Can you explain spousal benefits to me? My husband who is currently 67 has been collecting ss since he was 62. I have been the major breadwinner in this household. I'm currently 65 and haven't decided… read more
Megan C
Megan C
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Master's Degree
4,582 satisfied customers
My husband wants to File & Suspend. He is 66 years old and
My husband wants to File & Suspend. He is 66 years old and I am 66 years old. I started collecting my SS when I was 62. Now I want to get half of his. How do I go about this?… read more
Megan C
Megan C
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Master's Degree
4,582 satisfied customers
Wife is 62 and a school teacher. Before her teaching career,
Wife is 62 and a school teacher. Before her teaching career, she had enough quarters to qualify for SS. Husband is 65 and was a school teacher for years. He does not have enough quarters to qualify fo… read more
Megan C
Megan C
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Master's Degree
4,582 satisfied customers
My wife applied for SS spousal benefits beginning after her
My wife applied for SS spousal benefits beginning after her 66 birthday in July. She began collecting on her own SS earnings at 62. We expected she would receive 1/2 of what I would receive at age 66 … read more
Megan C
Megan C
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Master's Degree
4,582 satisfied customers
If I have a Nevada PERS and I never activate nor draw upon
If I have a Nevada PERS and I never activate nor draw upon that plan, will my Social Security Check be reduced due to GPO and WEP?… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,283 satisfied customers
My wife started drawing SS disability benefits after a stroke.
My wife started drawing SS disability benefits after a stroke. I am currently 63 and plan on delaying taking SS until at least full retirement of 66 as I am still working and plan of doing so until ag… read more
dylatess
dylatess
ATTORNEY
JD
3,467 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I really was impressed with the prompt response. Your expert was not only a tax expert, but a people expert!!! Her genuine and caring attitude came across in her response...

T.G.WMatteson, IL

I WON!!! I just wanted you to know that your original answer gave me the courage and confidence to go into yesterday's audit ready to fight.

BonnieChesnee, SC

Great service. Answered my complex tax question in detail and provided a lot of additional useful information for my specific situation.

JohnMinneapolis, MN

Excellent information, very quick reply. The experts really take the time to address your questions, it is well worth the fee, for the peace of mind they can provide you with.

OrvilleHesperia, California

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

dylatess

dylatess

ATTORNEY

3,467 satisfied customers

37 plus years of SSD practice

Megan C

Megan C

Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

4,582 satisfied customers

Licensed CPA, CMA, CFE, CGMA M.Accy Also Teach Accounting courses at Master's Level

LawTalk

LawTalk

Attorney

3,071 satisfied customers

I have 30 years of legal and litigation experience, including representing clients before the U.S. Social Security Administration.

R. Klein, EA

R. Klein, EA

Accountant

334 satisfied customers

Tax & Social Security Benefits specialist

Dimitry K., Esq.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Attorney

233 satisfied customers

Licensed in multiple jurisdictions, experienced business attorney.

AttorneyTom

AttorneyTom

Attorney

16 satisfied customers

Attorney

Stephanie O Joy, Esq

Stephanie O Joy, Esq

Soc. Sec. Attorney

3,283 satisfied customers

22+ years legal exp. - 12+ years owning/operating her own SSD Law practice.

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x