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My wife, Claire****SS # 051-20-*** and I, **** (SS#
My wife, Claire****SS # 051-20-*** and I, Howard **** (SS# ********) have been receiving monthly benefits of $1,536.50 for me and $449.50 for her for many years. I recently heard that she is entitled … read more
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I am waiting until I'm 70 to start taking SS payments. My
I am waiting until I'm 70 to start taking SS payments. My wife can receive half of my SS payments since mine will be higher. Questions: … read more
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My wife is 67 yrs old and has been collecting so. My wife is
my wife is 67 yrs old and has been collecting ss since 62. I will be 66 in July and also have been collecting ss since age 62. Her rate is approximately 400 per month . Mine is approximately 1500 per month. I have recently been told by friend that she could have been receiving an amount equivalent to half of my benefit. Is this true, and how do I get info about this. Dave … read more
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My wife have 62 years old ,we married 6 years if yes
my wife have 62 years old ,we married 6 years if yes possible if my wife have from my benefis any benefic for her ? o we ned 10 yeqrs anniversary 10 years.thanks for answer … read more
Lev
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My wife will be 65 April 19 and I have heard that she can
my wife will be 65 April 19 and I have heard that she can elect to claim part of my social security benefits. Is this true and if so how she go about doing this? … read more
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I'm 66 and still working making about $105,000 per year but
I'm 66 and still working making about $105,000 per year but not taking SS yet. My wife is 70 and a homemaker, and has been collecting SS since age 62, but gets only about $700 per month. I heard she c… read more
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Spouse just turned 62. Should she start collecting her
Spouse just turned 62. Should she start collecting her benefit. I am 65 and still working and plan to start collecting at 66. Can my spouse then start collecting my spousal benefit at that time and st… read more
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There is no marriage penalty or limit to benefits paid a
There is no marriage penalty or limit to benefits paid a married couple per social security administation  If you are married and both you and your husband have worked, you will each be paid your own… read more
Lane
Lane
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Do a spouses own earnings reduce her spouse's benefit if she
Do a spouses own earnings reduce her spouse's benefit if she takes the spouse's benefit before her FRA. For example. Husband files and suspends at FRA; wife three years younger files for spousal benef… read more
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Hi, I started taking social security at 62. My wife is still
Hi, I started taking social security at 62. My wife is still working part time and will be 66 next month. I turned 66 last month. Can she "restrict her application" and collect half of my reduced bene… read more
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My wife is 60 now and I am 65. I would like to start taking
My wife is 60 now and I am 65. I would like to start taking spousal benefits when she turns 62 when I am 66 and 9 months. Her SS statement estimates that she will $1600 when she is 66 but only $1300 w… read more
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I am 62. My wife is turning 66 in March of 2013. We have
I am 62. My wife is turning 66 in March of 2013. We have called and asked SS about using a spousal benefit where my wife would file on my SS and get, I believe I am reading, 1/2 of my benefit and by d… read more
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I plan to retire at age 70. My social security benefit at that
I plan to retire at age 70. My social security benefit at that stage will be about $2800 per month. At 66, it would have been $2031. My spouse is 8 years younger than me so she will be 62 when I retir… read more
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I am a widow, since 2001. Am I able to have the ss benifit
I am a widow, since 2001. Am I able to have the ss benifit that would have gone to my husban (he would have been 70 this year)? If so doese it affect my own ss benefits? Iam only 60y, and have not pla… read more
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I will be 66 next month and plan to apply for SS and keep on
I will be 66 next month and plan to apply for SS and keep on working. My wife is 2 years younger and her expected SS compensation is about the same as mine per our S/S statements. Are there any issues… read more
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My future wife is receiving $2,200 from a former spouse who
My future wife is receiving $2,200 from a former spouse who died 10 years ago. She is 62 years old at present. My retirement income is $5200 per month and we plan an marrying in a few months. The ques… read more
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I have heard that my wife can claim either her social security
I have heard that my wife can claim either her social security amount or 1/2 of mine - whichever is larger. Is that still true if she claims social security at age 62 ?… read more
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retirementlawyer
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Hi, I am 70 and have been gertting social security since
Hi, I am 70 and have been gertting social security since 65 (AND THANKS FOR THAT!). My wife will be 66 in 2114. She does not have the work credits to qualify on her own for benefits. This is because a… read more
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