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I am 70 years old and fighting cancer. I am likely not to
I am 70 years old and fighting cancer. I am likely not to outlive my wife. Both of us have SS income, mine more than hers. Would there be any changes to her SS income after my death? … read more
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emc011075
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I am 72 and my wife is 68. I started drawing my SS at age
I am 72 and my wife is 68. I started drawing my SS at age 62. My wife draws SS on a deceased ex husband and was planning on drawing on hers at her age of 70. She is seriously ill. If she passes, can I… read more
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emc011075
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We were told recently that my wife's social security benefit
We were told recently that my wife's social security benefit should include her benefit plus half of my benefit. She is 65 and I am 71. We have been married almost 39 years. … read more
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lev-ssa
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My wife started drawing at 62 and continued to work she is
my wife started drawing at 62 and continued to work she is now 72. is there a way to increase her monthly checks … read more
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NelsonProTax
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Both my wife and I started taking SS at age 65. I am now 71
Both my wife and I started taking SS at age 65. I am now 71 and she turns 70 1/2 this month. We were advised that she should take half my SS starting at 65. Now that she is turning 70 1/2 is if possib… read more
Tax.appeal.168
Tax.appeal.168
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I'm 67 drawing ss benefits since 62. Wife is 65, still
I'm 67 drawing ss benefits since 62. Wife is 65, still working. At age 66 (04/2019) can she start to draw on my benefits and still hold off taking her own benefit until sje's 70? She will have a much … read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
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I'm 65 and my husband is 56 can I take me SS until he is
I'm 65 and my husband is 56 can I take me SS until he is eliable and then take his? Or do I have to wait till I'm 72 to get his? His SS at 62 will be more then mine at 70. I'm confused about what to d… read more
Lane
Lane
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Doctoral Degree
20,162 satisfied customers
I am 77 and have been drawing SS since I was 65. My wife is
I am 77 and have been drawing SS since I was 65. My wife is 66 and has been drawing SS since she was 60. She had very low earnings and is drawing a very low amount. Now that she is at her full retirem… read more
emc011075
emc011075
Tax advisor and Enrolled Agent
Bachelor's Degree
5,841 satisfied customers
I will be 62 next month, I am still working. I was married
I will be 62 next month, I am still working. I was married for 11.5 years and divorced, he was collecting SS Disability and he was born 7/20/1947 and passed away Dec. 26, 2014. My question is should I… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,379 satisfied customers
I am 1/2 and have been collecting SS since I was 66, my
I am 69 1/2 and have been collecting SS since I was 66, my normal retirement age. If I suspend my monthly check until I am 71 will my monthly check increase beyond its current level? My wife is 65 and… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney
Juris Doctor
3,071 satisfied customers
My wife is a naturalized citizen from Russia. She was 62 last
My wife is a naturalized citizen from Russia. She was 62 last may. She has only 10 quarter of SS paid at very low rate of pay. Can she now draw SS based on my social security account??… read more
Megan C
Megan C
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Master's Degree
4,591 satisfied customers
My wife and I have both earned enough credits to qualify for
My wife and I have both earned enough credits to qualify for SS retirement benefits. I will be 70 next month and will begin receiving my first SS retirement benefits. I am still working. My wife will … read more
Megan C
Megan C
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Master's Degree
4,591 satisfied customers
Wife is 71 yrs old and have been on SS since she was 62 yrs
Wife is 71 yrs old and have been on SS since she was 62 yrs old. I got my SS when I turned 66+ and still working till I'm 69 1/2. Is there anything I can do to maximize my benefits when I fully retire… read more
Megan C
Megan C
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Master's Degree
4,591 satisfied customers
I turn 65 on 8/23/49 and intend to delay my SS retirement claim
I turn 65 on 8/23/49 and intend to delay my SS retirement claim till age 70. My question pertains to spousal benefit upon my death. I have two prior marriages. The first from '72 ending in '80 the sec… read more
Megan C
Megan C
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Master's Degree
4,591 satisfied customers
I am now 65, and my wife is 60. We both plan to start Social
I am now 65, and my wife is 60. We both plan to start Social Security benefits when we turn 70. My question is: Am I allowed, when my wife turns 62, and I will then be 67, to claim half-benefits based… read more
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Megan C
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Master's Degree
4,591 satisfied customers
I have decided to retire at age 65. I was married over 10
I have decided to retire at age 65. I was married over 10 years to my ex spouse. SS tells me I can not draw on my exs benefits until he passes away. My financial adviser and others have told me that i… read more
Megan C
Megan C
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Master's Degree
4,591 satisfied customers
My wife passed away and I am looking at drawing my wifes SS
My wife passed away and I am looking at drawing my wife's SS retirement benefits at age 59/12. Can I draw my wife's SS retirement benefits and then change to my own SS retirement benefits (which would… read more
Megan C
Megan C
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Master's Degree
4,591 satisfied customers
I am 65 years old widower, and intend to start to collect
I am 65 years old widower, and intend to start to collect my social security benefits at the age of 71 (working as a university professor until I am 70 ). My wife passed on in 1996. My questions are: … read more
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