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My mother gets social security and my father gets a larger
My mother gets social security and my father gets a larger social security amount. My father died. Can my mother receive the larger of the two amounts? … read more
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I am 63 and my wife is 62. I am going to wait until 66 & 2
I am 63 and my wife is 62. I am going to wait until 66 & 2 months to file. Can my wife claim social security now and have it adjusted to 1/2 of my amount when I file? … read more
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Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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I have a series of questions in regards to my 87 year old
I have a series of questions in regards ***** ***** 87 year old mother … read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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My mother is a recent widow, she had benefit of 461 anomy
My mother is a recent widow, she had benefit of 461 anomy father's 1600 before his death. She took her ss at age 62, but is applying for serving spouse after fi=ull retirement age. Should her benefit … read more
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Lane
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I am 63 years old and will be 64 in June. In 2016 I am
I am 63 years old and will be 64 in June. In 2016 I am having to pay back $4,000.00 in over payment that I made in my job. I have to work because I can't live on the SS. My home and job was wiped out … read more
Lev
Lev
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I have been reading about the new S.S law change where you
I have been reading about the new S.S law change where you have to apply by April by April 29th in order to be grandfathered in. My question is this- My father in law is 73 and mother in law is 68 and… read more
Megan C
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Can SS reduce your monthly benefit without an explanation?
Can SS reduce your monthly benefit without an explanation? I've called and gone to the local office and received two different explanations. One was possible fraud the other for lacking a birth certif… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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Can a spouse get a higher benefit by claiming to be dependent
Can a spouse get a higher benefit by claiming to be dependent on the higher wage earner than by continuing to take her own benefit. If so, what is the calculation? My benefit is about $2180 and my wif… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
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a special needs child is being placed by the SCHOOL DISTRICT
a special needs child is being placed by the SCHOOL DISTRICT in residential placement. He may be returned within 6 weeks, it may take longer. Guardian has been advised that the child's residence is in… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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Doctoral Degree
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Hello my nephew is receiving ssi benefits and his mom is going
Hello my nephew is receiving ssi benefits and his mom is going to buy him a mobile home. they will both live there and her other 2 children will be moving in later. My question is this...If the traile… read more
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My wife and I applied for Social Security retirement benefits
My wife and I applied for Social Security retirement benefits a few weeks ago (I am 69 and she is 63). She was told by the representative that she would get about $500 and change from her work, and wo… read more
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My sister in law (age 57) is on permanent disability and lives
My sister in law (age 57) is on permanent disability and lives with my wife and I (has for over a year now). She spends most of the $1100 check she gets a month on medication. If I claim her as a depe… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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Good afternoon, How much money can a person make while on Social
Good afternoon, How much money can a person make while on Social Security before it is subtracted from you SS income? Thank you,… read more
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I adopted my daughter from foster care in June. He father
I adopted my daughter from foster care in June. He father passed away in April and I was just notified that she will receive SS benefits on her father. Her mother passed away in 2005. The person at SS… read more
Megan C
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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
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i am 19 years old, just received a full sum of money i was
i am 19 years old, just received a full sum of money i was entitled to when i was a minor (but never got) because my mother was on disability. My mom seems to think that the money should be given to t… read more
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My mother just retired this May 2011. My father passed away
My mother just retired this May 2011. My father passed away Sept.16,2006. My mother has been drawing off of his SSDI since his death and now that she has retired, the SS office is telling her that the… read more
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dylatess
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I am 67 and receiving SS benefits. My wife is currently 63.
I am 67 and receiving SS benefits. My wife is currently 63. She started receiving SS benefits at 62. My benefits are significantly greater than hers. If I died tomorrow, would my wife get reduced surv… read more
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