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I am planning on retiring from my job in January of 2021. I
I am planning on retiring from my job in January of 2021. I don't have enough social security credits of my own to get social security benefits. One of my co-workers told me that if I either quit or r… read more
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570-54-1157. I have been receiving social security benefits
Hi, My name is De***** *****ward,###-##-#### I have been receiving social security benefits based on my work history for at least 10 years. On 6/30/2020, I will retire from CalSTRS and will start to receive STRS benefits, and my Social Security benefits will be decreased approximately $400. I am wondering if I may be eligible for my deceased husband's benefits as his wife of 20 years. His name was Douglas Edgar (I think?) Woodward, and his SS number was###-##-#### Can you check on that, please? He was married 4 times. Two of his wives are dead, and now there is just Diana Woodward and me left. I am just wondering if I cold get more $, getting half of his benefits as a widow, than I will get based on my own work history. Thanks! … read more
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Christopher B, Esq.
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Are Med monthly payment rates for. I am almost 78 and
I am almost 78 and retired as a teacher from Oh schools at age 62 STRS and that pension is my only monthly income even though I am a widow of retired military. … read more
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I am retired and currenty draw reduced benefits from social
I am retired and currenty draw reduced benefits from social security. I have a pension through our STRS program in California. While a teacher in California I paid into the STRS program and not into s… read more
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Lane
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My husband get SS benefits now. When I retire will I be
My husband get SS benefits now. When I retire will I be entitled to spousal benefits even if I get STRS? … read more
Lane
Lane
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Doctoral Degree
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I have a pension from Ohio's STRS program and a very modest
I have a pension from Ohio's STRS program and a very modest Social security pension. My husband has his Social Security pension and a pension from The Ohio Education Association. If he should predecea… read more
Lane
Lane
JD, MBA, CFP, CRPS
Doctoral Degree
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My first husband passed away in 1964. I remarried and now my
My first husband passed away in 1964. I remarried and now my second husband (who had no social security benefits) has also passed away. I also have no social security benefits. However I have a retire… read more
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lev-ssa
Retirement and Benefits
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My wife receives a very small SS benefit now. Her check is
my wife receives a very small SS benefit now . Her check is $36 a month. She is 76 years old. She also receives a pension from the USPS. Is she still eligible for spousal benefits? … read more
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lev-ssa
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I am a retired with a CALSTRS benefit. I worked 10years
I am a retired with a CALSTRS benefit. I worked 10years outside of STRS and paid I to SS. I was under the WEP program so I only receive 1/3 of my benefit which is 207.00. I was refused spousal benefit… read more
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lev-ssa
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I are trying to qualify for a small SS a benefit, reduced
Second opinion] I are trying to qualify for a small SS a benefit, reduced because of WEP. If my husband dies before I do, will I receive his larger SS benefit?… read more
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lev-ssa
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I am 77. Charles E. Martin, -XX-1049, DOB: 27 Jul 1940. My
I am 77. Charles E. Martin, XXX-XX-1049, DOB: 27 Jul 1940. My wife draws SS as Peggy A. Martin, XXX-XX-1032. Her SS is off-set as she also draws an Ohio Teachers Pension (STRS). If I precede her in de… read more
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Lane
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My wife is on teachers retirement(STRS) and I am on social
My wife is on teachers retirement(STRS) and I am on social security. If I die will she get my social security in addition to her retirement from STRS?… read more
Lane
Lane
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Doctoral Degree
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I was born January 21, 1946 and have been drawing SS since
I was born January 21, 1946 and have been drawing SS since I was 62 years old. My wife was born May 5, 1949 and is not drawing any SS because we decided to defer her receiving SS until she is 70 years… read more
Lane
Lane
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Doctoral Degree
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I am age 68. I receive an Ohio STRS teachers pension of 1,700
I am age 68. I receive an Ohio STRS teachers pension of 1,700 a month, and my own social security of $281 a month. My wife receives $1,338 a month social security. Can I stop my ss that I receive now,… read more
Megan C
Megan C
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Master's Degree
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I receive a California State Teachers retirement; I also have
I receive a California State Teachers retirement; I also have paid into SS for years and have over 40 quarters. (I still have a part-time job and pay SS every month when I am paid.) When I turned 65, … read more
Megan C
Megan C
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Master's Degree
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I am 56 and have been teaching for 19 years now. I am was
I am 56 and have been teaching for 19 years now. I am was wanting to know if I cash in my teacher retirement and pay off my house will I be entitled to the full amount of my social security income? I … read more
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dylatess
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I am 54 yrs. old. My husband is 52. My husband makes more of
I am 54 yrs. old. My husband is 52. My husband makes more of a salary than I do. We have both paid into social security for 35+ years. I am contemplating taking a new job in a school, which has the SE… read more
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dylatess
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Is a wife of 38 years, who was also a teacher for 32 years,
Is a wife of 38 years, who was also a teacher for 32 years, and now collects a monthly pension allotment from CALSTRS, eligible to a portion from her divorcing spouse's social security? Please help. F… read more
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