Social Security

Ask social security questions and get answers ASAP

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Social Security Questions
My spouse passed away 3 years ago; I was told I would not
My spouse passed away 3 years ago; I was told I would not receive anything from his benefits as I was the higher wage earner. Can this really be true or was it a mistake? … read more
Mark Anderson
Mark Anderson
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
422 satisfied customers
I have a question about what the rules are and the process
second opinion] I have a question about what the rules are and the process is for changing a Medicare plan when a spouse dies. My dad passed away 3 weeks ago, and I wanted to find out how it works for… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,334 satisfied customers
I am 62 years old and retired. My wife is the larger wage
Second opinion] I am 62 years old and retired. My wife is the larger wage earner, remains employed, and will be turning 70 in November of this year. Her Social Security will be near the maximum $3776 … read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
4,515 satisfied customers
Why did I get a raise in 1918 and yet get almost $9.00 less
Second opinion] Why did I get a raise in 1918 and yet get almost $9.00 less than the year before. If this what happens when I get a raise I don't want the raise! … read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Soc. Sec. Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,334 satisfied customers
What is the maximum amount a person can receive from Social
What is the maximum amount a person can receive from Social Security? Also, I am receiving my own Social Security and my fiance is receiving his. If we get married can I continue to receive mine and i… read more
Lev
Lev
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
32,519 satisfied customers
I am currently employed and almost 68 years old. I heard
I am currently employed and almost 68 years old. I heard that it was a good idea to take my benefits now rather than wait until I actually retire. True? … read more
emc011075
emc011075
Tax advisor and Enrolled Agent
Bachelor's Degree
4,469 satisfied customers
Second opinion] I was married to my first ex-husband for 13
Second opinion] I was married to my first ex-husband for 13 years. He passed away 3 yrs. ago. If his social security benefits were greater than mine in the amount he drew before his death. am I entitl… read more
Lev
Lev
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
32,519 satisfied customers
I collect ss under my husband who passed away 4 years ago. I
I collect ss under my husband who passed away 4 years ago. I jus turned 61 last July, and started to collect under widows ss last aug 2015. I still work part time as I need health benefits. I have to … read more
Barbara
Barbara
Enrolled Agent, Paralegal
11,251 satisfied customers
Lady, age 75 was married years to husband who was higher
Lady, age 75 was married for 18 years to husband who was higher wage earner and they got divorced back in 1971. Husband remarries and 2nd wife passes away in 2003. Ex-Husband passed away last year. Wo… read more
emc011075
emc011075
Tax advisor and Enrolled Agent
Bachelor's Degree
4,469 satisfied customers
I will turn 70 in August and my wife just turned 63. If I do
I will turn 70 in August and my wife just turned 63. If I do not want to receive my benefits until age 70, I have been told that I must "file and suspend" in order to protect my wife's right to receiv… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
4,515 satisfied customers
I am 66 and have not filed security benefits yet. Hoping to
I am 66 and have not filed for social security benefits yet. Hoping to wait until I am 70. My husband (who has been the higher wage earner and is still working will not turn 66 until November 2016. I … read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney
Juris Doctor
3,071 satisfied customers
My husband passed away in November - someone at SS told me
My husband passed away in November - someone at SS told me that I would receive $351.00 from my husbands SS each month - to date I haven't gotten it -when will it come?… read more
retirementlawyer
retirementlawyer
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
1,606 satisfied customers
My wife and I are both retired and draw S.S. I get approx.
My wife and I are both retired and draw S.S. I get approx. 2,500.00 p/m and she gets approx. 950.00 p/m. I read in the paper that if one of the spouses is a high earner and the other is a low earner, … read more
Megan C
Megan C
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Master's Degree
4,591 satisfied customers
I claimed SS benefits (my own) at 62 due to being unemployed.
I claimed SS benefits (my own) at 62 due to being unemployed. I was told that to claim on my ex's earnings record, the monthly benefit would be less than my own. I can't figure this out -- I was home … read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney
Juris Doctor
3,071 satisfied customers
I have been told by two financial planners that the following
I have been told by two financial planners that the following techniques can be used to help increase my lifetime income as well as survivor's benefits. Once you reach Full Retirement Age, you have th… read more
R. Klein, EA
R. Klein, EA
Accountant
Master's Degree
334 satisfied customers
I am a 71 year old widow collecting under my own social security.
I am a 71 year old widow collecting under my own social security. I am having a hard time making ends meet even though I am still working part time - 22 hours a week. My son in law passed away in an a… read more
retirementlawyer
retirementlawyer
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
1,606 satisfied customers
RE: Collect a divorced spouses benefit without reducing the
RE: Collect a divorced spouse's benefit without reducing the amount of your ex's benefit. I divorced my spouse, Howard Duane Bowlin SS# XXXXX in 2000. I was receiving social security disability benefi… read more
Megan C
Megan C
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Master's Degree
4,591 satisfied customers
My domestic partner is 66 (Apr), I am 65 (66 in Aug). We are
My domestic partner is 66 (Apr), I am 65 (66 in Aug). We are considering getting married, unless either of us would lose retirement income or be in some way restricted by social security rules. The qu… read more
dylatess
dylatess
ATTORNEY
JD
3,490 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I really was impressed with the prompt response. Your expert was not only a tax expert, but a people expert!!! Her genuine and caring attitude came across in her response...

T.G.WMatteson, IL

I WON!!! I just wanted you to know that your original answer gave me the courage and confidence to go into yesterday's audit ready to fight.

BonnieChesnee, SC

Great service. Answered my complex tax question in detail and provided a lot of additional useful information for my specific situation.

JohnMinneapolis, MN

Excellent information, very quick reply. The experts really take the time to address your questions, it is well worth the fee, for the peace of mind they can provide you with.

OrvilleHesperia, California

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

dylatess

dylatess

ATTORNEY

3,490 satisfied customers

37 plus years of SSD practice

Megan C

Megan C

Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

4,591 satisfied customers

Licensed CPA, CMA, CFE, CGMA M.Accy Also Teach Accounting courses at Master's Level

LawTalk

LawTalk

Attorney

3,071 satisfied customers

I have 30 years of legal and litigation experience, including representing clients before the U.S. Social Security Administration.

R. Klein, EA

R. Klein, EA

Accountant

334 satisfied customers

Tax & Social Security Benefits specialist

AttorneyTom

AttorneyTom

Attorney

16 satisfied customers

Attorney

Christopher B, Esq.

Christopher B, Esq.

Attorney

4,515 satisfied customers

Attorney licensed for 17 years specializing in various fields.

Stephanie O Joy, Esq

Stephanie O Joy, Esq

Soc. Sec. Attorney

3,334 satisfied customers

22+ years legal exp. - 12+ years owning/operating her own SSD Law practice.

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x