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Spousal benefits. I am drawing full retirement benefits. My
I am drawing full retirement benefits. My wife will be age 62 this year and has no earnings record. I understand she can apply for reduced spousal benefits when 62 . But, when I die, can she then opt for my SSA benefit? Or, is she forever stuck with the reduced benefit? … read more
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info on spousal benefits JA: What is your current age and retirement age? Customer: I am 82 and my wife is 81 JA: Anything else you want the Accountant to know before I connect you? Customer: Is my wi… read more
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My wife and I are both at full retirement age. She is a
My wife and I are both at full retirement age. She is a lower earner with a benefit on her earnings of ~$700/mo. My benefit would be about $3000 per month, but I am delaying taking that until I'm 70. … read more
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Spousal benefits. 70.5 current age spouse turns 65 in June
need to know if spouse is eligible for 1/2 my benefit at 65 or 66… read more
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I am 81 and so is my girlfriend She receives 894 in ss
I am 81 and so is my girlfriend She receives 894 in ss benefits and I receive 2025 What would be potential changes if we marry … read more
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I am 68. I applied for social security a couple of years ago
Good morning. I am 68. I applied for social security a couple of years ago and suspended pay. My wife is 66 and can now file under her number. She hasn't had a job outside our home in a number of year… read more
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I am 70 yrs old, and receive Soc. Security since Oct. 2017.
I am 70 yrs old, and receive Soc. Security since Oct. 2017.my wife is 65, and i've heard that she is eligible for a Soc. Sec. benefit of 1/2 mine.how might I apply for this benefit for her?thanks. har… read more
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My wife is 6 years older than myself. So I didn't want to
My wife is 6 years older than myself. So I didn't want to draw benefits at a young age, so waited until I was 65. She had worked for the state of Alaska for 6 years, but was retired. They would not le… read more
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Rick
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My wife is 67 and has been collecting social security
My wife is 67 and has been collecting social security benefits based on her earnings history since she was 64. I am 68 and have not yet filed for social security. Does the restricted application for s… read more
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Can my wife qualify to increase her social security up to an
Can my wife qualify to increase her social security up to an amount equal to 50% of my benefits?… read more
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My sister currently get her own social security which is
My sister currently get her own social security which is about $779 monthly (she is 69) and her husband get his own social security (he is 78) which is around $2300 monthly. Isn't she eligible to get … read more
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My wife and I are both retired and each are drawing their social
My wife and I are both retired and each are drawing their social security benefits from their own accounts. I am 85 and my wife is 78. At this point, can my wife change to drawing from my social secur… read more
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I 68 YEARS OLD AND CURRENTLY COLLECTING SOCIAL SECURITY. MY
I 68 YEARS OLD AND CURRENTLY COLLECTING SOCIAL SECURITY. MY WIFE IS 62 AND NOT COLLECTING. IF I DIE WHAT BENEFITS IS SHE ENTITLE TOO?… read more
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My spouse is age 62 and wants to take her benefits now. I'm
My spouse is age 62 and wants to take her benefits now. I'm going to be 66 in a year and plan to defer my benefits. I would like her get my spousal benefits when I'm 66 and would these be less if she … read more
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I will be FRA (66) in two weeks, my wife will be 63 in May
I will be FRA (66) in two weeks, my wife will be 63 in May 2013. Can I then "apply & suspend" (accruing benefits until 70) and receive 50% of my wife's benefits should she apply for her benefits @ age… read more
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If my spouse only worked for a few years cab she still qualify
If my spouse only worked for a few years cab she still qualify for 1/2 of my social security benefits?… read more
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Benefit for my spouse? I retired about four year ago and
Benefit for my spouse? Greetings; I retired about four year ago and started receiving benfits. My current monthly benefit is $2,341 and my date of birth is 3-16-39. My wife continues to work and we ar… read more
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I am 67 and started taking SS at age 66. At that time, my
I am 67 and started taking SS at age 66. At that time, my daughter (35) who was disabled at birth and was on SSI stopped getting SSI and started drawing SS at 50% of my benefit. My wife turns 65 this … read more
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