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I was born in 1953. My wife passed away in June this year.
I was born in 1953. My wife passed away in June this year. Can I claim spousal benefits now and switch to claim my full benefit when I turn 70? … read more
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I am a widow and have not drawn on my deceased husband
I am a widow and have not drawn on my deceased husband social security, choosing to wait till I'm of full retirement age this fall when I turn 66. If I wait until I'm 70 yrs old would I receive more t… read more
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I applied for Social Security benefits a few weeks before
I applied for Social Security benefits a few weeks before turning 70 years old on July 4. Previously I had applied and had been receiving checks from my deceased wife's benefit amount. I inquired in a… read more
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I would like to know if I could claim some of my husbands
I would like to know if I could claim some of my husbands social security now without it reducing the full amount either of us will draw when hit 70 years. I am 67 and retired at age 65, 2016. My husb… read more
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I receive widow social security. I have just turned 66. Will
I receive widow social security. I have just turned 66. Will I receive any of my own benefits? … read more
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My husband had is retirement benefit since June 2017 at 64
my husband had is retirement benefit since June 2017 at 64 years old ,he was sick and passed December 31 2017 ,they ask me to take my own retirement also I was 621/2 I did we needed but I didn't know … read more
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Im on widows ss from my husband i am almost 66 do i need to
im on widows ss from my husband i am almost 66 do i need to go on my own ss … read more
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Thanks in advance for you're help. I'm 65, born in August
Hello, thanks in advance for you're help. I'm 65, born in August 1951, working full time and intend to keep working full time. my current salary is ~$83K. My husband died in 1993; we had been married … read more
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I turn 66 in 2017 in September. I earn $9500/mth and will
I turn 66 in 2017 in September. I earn $9500/mth and will continue working next year. I will earn over $44,880 before I turn 66 so will be penalized 1:3 dollars over the allowable before my birthday. … read more
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I will be taking social security next year. I have 30k of
I will be taking social security next year. I have 30k of income I can either take now or defer. My regular income this year is 80k. Would it help me to realize the 30k now to get more income up to th… read more
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I am wondering about file and suspend. Under the new law do
I am wondering about file and suspend. Under the new law do I qualify? I won't be 66 until August, 2016. My husband was a higher wage earner but he is 68 ,turning 69 in August and is already retired a… read more
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I am a 65 year old married woman. My husband is 68 and still
i am a 65 year old married woman. My husband is 68 and still working. He plans on waiting until 70 (March of 2017) to take his SS benefits. He has "applied and Suspended " his SS. I will reach full re… read more
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I'm 65 last September, Wife is 65 this coming February. We
I'm 65 last September, Wife is 65 this coming February. We are self employed so her ss on her record is only a few hundred dollars a month at 66. Spousal benefit is much more. Can she collect on here … read more
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Both my wife & I are 65, won't be 66 until July.Both of us
Both my wife & I are 65, won't be 66 until July.Both of us work. Can my wife get 1/2 of my Social Security money now,even if both of us are working & I don't plan to collect SS until I'am 69 or 70 ?… read more
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In April I went on line and filled out my retirement
In April I went on line and filled out my retirement information. Instead of it going through, I was told to make an appointment with a SS rep. I did that on 4/22/15. It turned out that my birthday wa… read more
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I am and have been taking my social security benefit since
I am 69 and have been taking my social security benefit since I turned 66 on January 27, 2011. My husband turned 66 on August 20, 2011, at which time he started taking 1/2 of my benefit, leaving his b… read more
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I was told that I could have started collecting ss from january
I was told that I could have started collecting ss from january of my full retirement year as long as I didn't make over $40,000, I was told this in july of this year by someone that works at a ss off… read more
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I was widowed 8 yrs ago when I was 53. I was sent the obligatory
I was widowed 8 yrs ago when I was 53. I was sent the obligatory $225 "widows benefit" at that time. I was told that was the only benefit to which I was entitled. I will turn 62 in August, so I did my… read more
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