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My husband died and I am turning 62 in may but I was told
my husband died and I am turning 62 in may but I was told that I can get some kind of spouse benefits off of his social security until I turn 66 then get my own a t that time is this true? … read more
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Hi! My accountant just told me that I can possible receive my deceased husbands social security when I turn 60 is that possible … read more
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I am wanting to see if i can file for survivor benefits. I
I am wanting to see if i can file for survivor benefits. I turned 60 this year and my husband passed Nov 2014 … read more
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My husband receiving Disability benefits since 2008, I am 62
my husband receiving Disability benefits since 2008 , I am 62 years old and 9 months and i am working as caregiver for my daddy. Can I apply my husband benefits? … read more
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I was divorced in 1999 after 15 years of marriage. My ex
i was divorced in 1999 after 15 years of marriage. My ex husband died in 2007. Can I still collect his SS benefits and then collect mine when I retire or turn 70. I will be 68 in September. … read more
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I started to receive Widows Benefits when I turned 60. I was
I started to receive Widows Benefits when I turned 60. I was told when I turned 66 I would receive my husbands full benefits. Is this accurate? … read more
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In 2012 I was off from a 19 year job. 11 days after my lay
in 2012 I was laid off from a 19 year job. 11 days after my lay off I turned 62. I signed up for SS benefits. I received the benefits for approx. 14 -15 months. I got a job so I requested to stop my b… read more
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If a person starts collecting social security DISABILITY
If a person starts collecting social security DISABILITY benefits at 56, 10 years before full retirement age, do they receive their full retirement benefit or is it reduced? If reduced by what %, plea… read more
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I was married from 5/27/68 --11/8/79 to W. Gill then got
I was married from 5/27/68 --11/8/79 to W. Gill then got remarried in 3/12/82-10/27/92 and divorce again. My first husband which i had 3 sons has died a few years ago. Can I draw widows benefits from … read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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Doctoral Degree
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I turned 60 in august 2015, my husband passed in may 2013,
i turned 60 in august 2015, my husband passed in may 2013, at 61. should i consider getting survivors benefits or should I wait until full retirement age or until i am 70… read more
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My husband just passed away on Sept 16 at age 67- I am 65
My husband just passed away on Sept 16 at age 67- I am 65 and will be 66 in June- I was told I would not receive any of his benefits because I was working and made 57000- could this be correct?… read more
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I've been receiving a widow benefit since 2011 at age 60. I
I've been receiving a widow benefit since 2011 at age 60. I have a great job opportunity I want to take until my full retirement age of 66, or perhaps work until 70 and then start my own account (much… read more
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I am 7 years younger than my spouse. He is turning 66 and
I am 7 years younger than my spouse. He is turning 66 and will be receiving his social security checks for 2600 this year. I will turn 62 in 3 years and wonder if I can get my SSN benefits early at th… read more
Jonathan Tierney
Jonathan Tierney
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I was told that I had an open application that was not closed
I was told that I had an open application that was not closed within 12 month's. I never collected any money. This was 2 yrs ago. Now I am ready to retire at the age of 65, but they will not give me t… read more
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Hello. I began taking social security benefits at age 62.
Hello. I began taking social security benefits at age 62. I continued to work part time until I had to leave my job to care for my husband at home due to his progressing Alzheimer's. I continued to re… read more
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My husband was deceased in 2002. I will be 60 years old soon
My husband was deceased in 2002. I will be 60 years old soon and I was told when my husband passed that I would be eligible to draw against ss when I reached the age of 60. Is this true? If so, can I … read more
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Hello, Im 61 and divorced. I recently became unemployed and
Hello, I'm 61 and divorced. I recently became unemployed and I was wondering if I am eligible for my former husband's social security. He died five years ago. We were married for almost 30 years. We w… read more
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How do I get a human to talk with and get to assist me with
I am 64 years old. How do I get a human to talk with and get to assist me with social security benefits regarding the "off-set" issue in the State of Maine. I am a retired Maine State Teacher who was … read more
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