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My wife turns 66 on Sept 9th. If she starts her benefits
My wife turns 66 on Sept 9th. If she starts her benefits Sept 1st will they consider her 65? Should we wait until Oct 1 when she is officially 66. … read more
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My wife turns 66 on Sept 9th. If she starts her benefits
Second opinion] My wife turns 66 on Sept 9th. If she starts her benefits Sept 1st will they consider her 65? Should we wait until Oct 1 when she is officially 66. … read more
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Will be turning 66 on 3/14/2020, and I was born 1054. To my
Will be turning 66 on 3/14/2020, and I was born 1054. To my understanding I will be at full retirement age. Should I wait to apply or just stipulate receiving payments after my effective date. Also, m… read more
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Does my wife get 1/2 of what I recieve monthly? Current I am
yes, when I decided to begin drawing how long will be until I get the first check??… read more
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I am currently 62 and I will be applying for social security
I am currently 62 and I will be applying for social security retirement. I was told that once I start social security my wife (age 65) can draw an amount of half of my retirement and continue to build… read more
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Does filing a restricted application for spousal benefits
does filing a restricted application for spousal benefits require a face to face mtg with ss office? i understand there is a 2 week window to file. Husband is bd 12/18/53 wants benefit at 66. How is t… read more
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My husband wants to apply for spousal benefits. I ,am
my husband wants to apply for spousal benefits. I ,am currently receiving benefits … read more
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My wife is 65 yo on SSDI with FRA of 66. I'm turning 66 in
Hi- my wife is 65 yo on SSDI with FRA of 66. I'm turning 66 in May with FRA of 66. My projected SS benefit is 2x my wife's SSDI payment. Can I take my spousal benefit on her SSDI now or wait till Janu… read more
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Now that my wife is FRA (66), I believe she should be able
Now that my wife is FRA (66), I believe she should be able to file Restricted off my SS. When we filed for mine last March (2017), they said we BOTH had to be FRA, but my reading of SS law shows only … read more
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I waited until I was 70 to begin taking my social security
I waited until I was 70 to begin taking my social security benefit. I now receive my maximum benefit. My wife is 65. Can she at age 66 qualify to receive half of my benefit and then wait until age 70 … read more
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I started collecting SS at full retirement age of 66 in July
I started collecting SS at full retirement age of 66 in July this year. My wife will be 66 on October 1st. We would like to file a restricted application to start receiving Spousal Benefits for her no… read more
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I have a benefits question for my wife and I, I am 64 (bd
I am 64 (bd 10/24/1953). My wife is 65 (april 25, 1953) … read more
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Here... I have a question about spousal benefits... my
my birthday is ***** and I filed and suspended before the 30th...my wife's birthday is ***** went into our local SS office and wanted to file for a spousal benifit for her, and keep mine suspended until I reach 70. and have her file for her benefit off her record when she turns 70...they told us that if she files off my record now that would be the only benefit she could have, it would never increase... I thought that with the old rules she could receive a spousal and let her bennifit continue to grow....… read more
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My wife and I are 64 years old. I am doing some planning. My
Hi. My wife and I are 64 years old. I am doing some planning. … read more
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My wife is going to semi-retire (collect SS and work part
My wife is going to semi-retire (collect SS and work part time) at 63. Her benefit at FRA would have been $1440/month. Since she is taking an early benefit, she'll only collect approx $1150/month. She… read more
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I would like to take advantage of the restricted application
I would like to take advantage of the restricted application for spousal benefit. I am turning 65 in May, so this is not my full retirement age. My husband is retired and collects social security. Wou… read more
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I will be 66 on May 13th of this year and have not filed
Hello! I will be 66 on May 13th of this year and have not filed for Social Security. I would like to receive spousal benefits beginning in May (or June) of this year, and would like to wait to receive… read more
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My birthday is 10/28/50, my wife's is 3/29/52.. Our earnings
My birthday is ***** my wife's is 3/29/52.. Our earnings are similar, and at 66 I expect to get $2450/month. At 66 my wife would be only $20/month less in benefit. Considering the new law, how do we m… read more
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