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My husband has recently passed away. I received two letters
My husband has recently passed away. I received two letters indiciating the amounts I would receive (on two records)... The date has passed that they said I would receive a payment... They said Sept. … read more
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My husband passed away November 13, 2018. He was retired
My husband passed away November 13, 2018. He was retired miliitary and received around 900.00 a month SS beneflts.I am 87, retired Federal employ and receive about $400.00 a month. I have asked for in… read more
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emc011075
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My husband and I are both drawing social security benefits.
My husband and I are both drawing social security benefits. I still work. He has Parkinson's and we were discussing if he passes away and how will I make it. His benefits are $1500 and mine are $900 m… read more
dylatess
dylatess
ATTORNEY
JD
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My husband has passed away 7 months ago, and I was told that
My husband has passed away 7 months ago, and I was told that I would be able to get his social security payments instead of mine, since his are higher. Is this true? … read more
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emc011075
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My husband passed away 4/7/18. How do I change things so
My husband passed away 4/7/18. How do I change things so that I can collect his SS instead of mine? … read more
emc011075
emc011075
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Bachelor's Degree
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My husband (we were separated) died and I just discovered an
My husband (we were separated) died and I just discovered an increase in my checking account. I understand I automatically get his social security instead of mine. My problem is I already received my … read more
lev-tax
lev-tax
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
30,494 satisfied customers
If my husband is on. Medicade. and predecessors me would I
If my husband is on. Medicade. and predecessors me would I be able to collect his benefit again or would I have to stay with mine? … read more
lev-tax
lev-tax
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
30,494 satisfied customers
Does a widow continue receiving social security if she
Does a widow continue receiving social security if she marries? … read more
lev-tax
lev-tax
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
30,494 satisfied customers
I am married. I am 54 and my husband is 55. He's not
I am married. I am 54 and my husband is 55. He's not retiring until at least 65. what are the rules for me taking a SS benefit from him before I take mine? Is it something like half? I know some of th… read more
lev-tax
lev-tax
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
30,494 satisfied customers
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, MBA, CFP, CRPS
Doctoral Degree
29,992 satisfied customers
My husband passed away on July 27, 2016. I finally had my
My husband passed away on July 27, 2016. I finally had my interview to determine what amount of money I would get per month. It was on Aug, 25, 2016. I was told that they make a determination and you … read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney
Juris Doctor
3,071 satisfied customers
I'm but my husband just turned 62. Can my husband draw from
I'm 69 but my husband just turned 62. Can my husband draw from my SS? I thought the law changed at the beginning of this year. … read more
PDtax
PDtax
Owner
Master's Degree
9,538 satisfied customers
My husband is 66 and has Alzheimer's and went on SS
My husband is 66 and has Alzheimer's and went on SS disability at age 62. I'm 61 and will be turn 62 in August. I have been retired for 2 1/2 years in order to take care of my husband. My plan is to s… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
10,758 satisfied customers
My husband passed away in Sept., I thought I was to receive
My husband passed away in Sept., I thought I was to receive his benefits if they were more than mine, which they are. I am only getting a percentage of his, and the amount is exactly what mine was bef… read more
Megan C
Megan C
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Master's Degree
4,582 satisfied customers
Husband already retired Wife age is 61 Been marry 24 years
Husband already retired Wife age is 61 Been marry 24 years At 62 elect to take SSbenifits She has over 35 years working If she take benifits at 62 base on her record, when husband pass away. can she r… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,283 satisfied customers
I am older than my husband, so I will reach retirement age
I am older than my husband, so I will reach retirement age before him. Can I collect on my SS until he retires then relinquish mine and receive benefits on his retirement when he starts receivein bene… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,283 satisfied customers
I am 64 years old, will turn 65 June, 2012. I work full time.
I am 64 years old, will turn 65 June, 2012. I work full time. I do not plan on retiring and Receiving Social Security benefits until I am at least 67 years old. My husband of 30 years passed away in 2… read more
Taxtom
Taxtom
Accountant
Bachelor's Degree
1,466 satisfied customers
My wife and I are both 64+ and full retirement benefits due
My wife and I are both 64+ and full retirement benefits due at age 66. She will begin collecting her benefits this year in Sept. when she turns 65 at her rate of $700/Mo. Can she elect instead to take… read more
Taxtom
Taxtom
Accountant
Bachelor's Degree
1,466 satisfied customers
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