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Date of Death 08/28.2016..Spouse, ***** ******. Husband was…

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******- ******* Date of Death 08/28.2016..Spouse, ***** ******. Husband was drawing $1664.00 before death.

My SS was $1255. Why is my SS so low AFTER his death?

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I don't know...I gave both SSA numbers. I thought the two amounts were combined after one spouse dies, and an adjustment was made...Is this not right ?

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