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Want to collect my xhusbands s. I️ am already collecting disability. Which one is greater? Now or if I️ take his?
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Social Security Expert: lev-tax, Tax Advisor replied 6 months ago
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If you are divorced, but your marriage lasted 10 years or longer,

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Social Security Expert: lev-tax, Tax Advisor replied 6 months ago

you can receive benefits on your ex-spouse's record (even if they have remarried) if:

  • You are unmarried;
  • You are age 62 or older;
  • Your ex-spouse is entitled to Social Security retirement or disability benefits; and
  • The benefit you are entitled to receive based on your own work is less than the benefit you would receive based on your ex-spouse's work.
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