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My husband died April 1017 and his pension tells me that
My husband died April 1017 and his pension tells me that because he was due to be 62 last month they cut they benefit in half because his SS would have kicked in. Do I go to the office and apply for said benefit? 2017 … read more
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My wife died on May 3, 2018 she was collecting Security in
My wife died on May 3, 2018 she was collecting Security in the amount of about $ 1200.00 a month. What would my death benefits be (about) a month. Martin Greenberg###-##-#### … read more
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My ex husband just died this week. How do I go about finding
My ex husband just died this week. How do I go about finding ex spousal benefits? We were married for 21 years … read more
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I am 72 years old and will be 73 in September. I was married
I am 72 years old and will be 73 in September. I was married more than 20 years then divorced. My question is: am I eligible to file for SS benefits on my ex husband's SS benefits? … read more
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I have been told that my wife is entitled to receive the
I have been told that my wife is entitled to receive the greater amount of either her earned social security benefits or half of the amount of my social security benefits. Is that correct? … read more
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Both my husband and I receive social security. I claim on my
Both my husband and I receive social security. I claim on my own and he on his. he is 76 I am 73. We both signed up collecting on our own benefits. Someone mentioned to me that I should be getting at … read more
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My husband passed away on Dece,ber 17, 2017 will I receive a
My husband passed away on Dece,ber 17, 2017 will I receive a portion of his Social Security? … read more
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My husband died on October 21, 2017. 1) Not sure when his ss
Hello, My husband died on October 21, 2017. 1) Not sure when his ss checks are deposited but possibility that he received a November and a December check. How do I reconcile these distributions? 2) I also receive ss and wonder if there should be an increase in my payments as no longer 2 of us receiving payments? 3) I have death certificate but no marriage certificate that I can locate. Is this a problem? 4) Must I visit a ss office in person? Thanks. … read more
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I need an updated benefits letter for a mortgage refinance.
I need an updated benefits letter for a mortgage refinance. I may be mistaken about the amount I receive. I'm confused because I now get special help with medications, not sure how that is calculated … read more
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What do I need to do to apply for spousal death benifits, My
What do I need to do to apply for spousal death benifits … read more
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I currently receive social security payments. my wife is 66
i currently receive social security payments. my wife is 66 years old and has not applied. i want her to keep working until age 70 and collect her full benefits. will the fact that we are married affe… read more
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My wife began receiving social security benefits at age 62
My wife began receiving social security benefits at age 62 while I waited until full retirement age of 66 after she received benefits. She turned 66 in April of 2017. Is she eligible for a spousal ben… read more
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I would like to apply for my ex-husbands Social Security. He
I would like to apply for my ex-husbands Social Security. He died in 2002. His name is, Kent LeRoy Trotter, his Social Security # is###-##-#### BD is, May1,1938. we were married for 12 years & have fo… read more
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My husband passed away in April and I am trying to get an
My husband passed away in April and I am trying to get an appointment to receive my benefits. I had an appointment and being confused about paperwork that was sent to me I cancelled that appointment t… read more
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Im am 64 And looking to retire I was widowed in 1993 the
Hi Im am 64 And looking to retire I was widowed in 1993 the rmaiired and divorced in 2015 I have NO idea what to do? I was thinking of making an appointment to sit with a rep at the SS office … read more
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Can i collect spousal benefits my husband died June, 2015 he
can i collect spousal benefits my husband died June, 2015 he was 90 years old. I am 61 years of age and still working… read more
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How come Soc Sec will not provide me with a copy of my
How come Soc Sec will not provide me with a copy of my deceased husband's statement even though I'm his widow and was married to him for 17-1/2 years? How can I get a copy of his statement to see what… read more
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Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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I have applied for social security at age 62 and was told I
I have applied for social security at age 62 and was told I can also draw on my husband's as well. he is still living at age 74. i have 3 notice of awards. one is on my social security and the other s… read more
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