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Second opinion] If a widow is drawing a Social Security benefit from her deceased husband and a widower who is drawing Social Security get married will they lose any benefits, .also if the widower die… read more
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I am a 65 yr old woman who is working full time, and my 61 yr old husband just passed away. Am I eligible to collect his social security? … read more
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I'm a 71 year old widow. I've heard I will lose my deceased
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Hi, If a senior couple whose spouses died, marry , will they
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