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How can I find out when my ss increase will start for my
How can I find out when my ss increase will start for my widows benefits … read more
Lev
Lev
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
32,010 satisfied customers
My husband died in February, 2018. I had an appointment at
My husband died in February, 2018. I had an appointment at my local social security office and was told I am eligible for survivor benefits on Aug. 3, 2018. I would get a letter explaining what I woul… read more
Lev
Lev
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
32,010 satisfied customers
I am 63. My husband passed last year and had just started
I am 63. My husband passed last year and had just started collecting social security. I am retired from CALSTRs which has strict laws regarding collecting social security. Can I collect my SS widower … read more
Lev
Lev
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
32,010 satisfied customers
I have a question about a spouse passing away before
Hi I have a question about a spouse passing away before retirement and the surviving spouse is still under retirement age. Is there any benefits the surviving spouse can receive. Thank You … read more
Lev
Lev
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
32,010 satisfied customers
I am a widow husband of 38 years passed away 7 years ago In
I am a widow husband of 38 years passed away 7 years ago In June 2014 I started retired and started drawing his widows pension I am now 63 and would like to remarry will I lose my pension completely o… read more
Matthew Breecher
Matthew Breecher
President
MBA (Graduate Legal Studies)
283 satisfied customers
I am soon to be 63 years old. I have been collecting social
I am soon to be 63 years old. I have been collecting social security since 12/2015. My husband suddenly passed away recently at the age of 61. His income was quite a bit higher than mine. I was told t… read more
emc011075
emc011075
Tax advisor and Enrolled Agent
Bachelor's Degree
4,335 satisfied customers
I am 66 and collecting social security. My wife 63, has not
I am 66 and collecting social security. My wife 63, has not worked but wants spousal benefits at about 40% of my social security check. On my death can she switch to my full benefit even though she to… read more
emc011075
emc011075
Tax advisor and Enrolled Agent
Bachelor's Degree
4,335 satisfied customers
I am and plan on collecting social sec at 70. My wife will
I am 69 and plan on collecting social sec at 70. My wife will then be 63. If i pass after 70 will she get the amount i will be receiving after i pass. Will she have to wait untill she is 66 or even 70… read more
Lane
Lane
JD, MBA, CFP, CRPS
Doctoral Degree
16,814 satisfied customers
I will turn 66 in October 2016 and plan to start drawing my
I will turn 66 in October 2016 and plan to start drawing my $2,319 per month benefit at that time. My wife is 63 and would draw $1,418 per month if she waited until she turned 66. If she starts drawin… read more
Lev
Lev
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
32,010 satisfied customers
My wife and I are both in our late 60's and receiving social
My wife and I are both in our late 60's and receiving social security. She receives about 63% of my amount as a non-working spouse. If I should die before her, would she still receive her portion of t… read more
Robin D.
Robin D.
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
18,248 satisfied customers
My mother is about to retire from an agency that does not collect
My mother is about to retire from an agency that does not collect social security tax. She will receive a small pension from the company. She currently receives a small SSN check in her own name and w… read more
PhillipsEsq.
PhillipsEsq.
Attorney
JD
1,196 satisfied customers
. My situation is: 1) I am currently 66, my wife is 63.
Hello. My situation is: 1) I am currently 66, my wife is 63. 2) neither are currently collecting social security benefits. 3) I want to delay claiming benefits as long as possible. My question is: if … read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,332 satisfied customers
I applied social security this past year in June at
I applied for my social security this past year in June at age 63 on my own account. I get 833.00 monthly. I am a widow. I plan to switch to take my husbands social security. His would be 2,133.00 now… read more
retirementlawyer
retirementlawyer
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
1,606 satisfied customers
I was widowed almost two years ago and I can apply for my husbands
I was widowed almost two years ago and I can apply for my husband's benefits, can I also receive my own in addition to it? I have friends who say they know of widows who are receiving both.… read more
retirementlawyer
retirementlawyer
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
1,606 satisfied customers
I am 63 years old, not yet collecting social security. My
I am 63 years old, not yet collecting social security. My husband died in 1990. At that time I received some SS money for his burial, plus a monthly check to assist with the care of my 4 children unti… read more
PhillipsEsq.
PhillipsEsq.
Attorney
JD
1,196 satisfied customers
I am widowed now 6 yrs. and am wondering if I can have my husbands
I am widowed now 6 yrs. and am wondering if I can have my husbands' ss come to me? I am still working full time and am 63 yrs. old.… read more
retirementlawyer
retirementlawyer
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
1,606 satisfied customers
My husband collected disability and then went on to social
My husband collected disability and then went on to social security at 66. I retired at 63 and I'm collecting on mine and his. My question is this. If he dies what percent of his ss. do I get as a sur… read more
Loren
Loren
1,018 satisfied customers
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
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,332 satisfied customers
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