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My wife receives an approximately $18,000 pension from the
My wife receives an approximately $18,000 pension from the state of Massachusetts. She is 66 and we've been married almost four years. My social security benefit is about $20,000. I am 74 years old. I… read more
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My wife and I are 75+. My SS benefit is $30655.20 per year,
My wife and I are 75+. My SS benefit is $30655.20 per year, and my wife's benefit is $13015.20 per year. If I was to die before my wife does, what would be her new annual benefit per year be? … read more
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Husband A (retired) gets $36,000 per year in SS benefits.
Husband A (retired) gets $36,000 per year in SS benefits. Wife B … read more
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My wife took her social security at her full retirement age.
My wife took her social security at her full retirement age. A am about two years older than she is. She took one half of my benefit amount at 66, I delayed taking my SS until I became 70. My question… read more
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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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My wife starts receiving her SS at 62 1/2. I am already
my wife starts receiving her SS at 62 1/2. I am already receiving my SS. when I die can my wife receive my ss without any penalty … read more
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I'm 78 and receiving SS payments each month. This month my
I'm 78 and receiving SS payments each month. This month my wife who is 62 will start receiving her monthly payments. If one of us die before the other what does the spouse receive in monthly benefits?… read more
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My wife gets less than half of what I receive. Does she
My wife gets less than half of what I receive. Does she qualify to get half of what I receive? … read more
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If my wife and I are legally separated at my death. And I
If my wife and I are legally separated at my death. And I retired at full retirement age getting 1875 per month 9converted from disability I was awarded ssdi at 63 and converted when I tuned 65. Wife … read more
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If I should die before my wife will she receive any of my SS
If I should die before my wife will she receive any of my SS benefits? … read more
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My wife and I each have SS retirement benefits now. We're
My wife and I each have SS retirement benefits now. We're applying for residency in a CCRC living facility. They want to know to what extent I would continue to receive her benefits should she die, an… read more
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I retired at 62 and opted to draw SS on my earnings. I am
I retired at 62 and opted to draw SS on my earnings. I am now 78. My wife also retired at 62 and opted to draw SS on her earnings. She is now 79. If I die, what SS $$ will she be eligible to draw from… read more
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My wife will be at FRA February 2017, I will be at FRA July
My wife will be at FRA February 2017, I will be at FRA July 2016 but will delay until age 70 and continue working. My wifes estimated SS income will be $1,700. at age 66. I delay mine it will be about… read more
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L am 78 yr old and have been married to my current wife yrs
l am 78 yr old and have been married to my current wife for 5 yrs as of april 2 2016. lhave been on ss from my 65 birthday. my wife is 76 yrs old and is on ss. will my wife be able to have a choice of… read more
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Doug, if my wife is getting SS benefits living in Japan as
Doug, if my wife is getting SS benefits living in Japan as a Japanese citizen, and we are divorced, and then I die...will she continue to receive those SS benefits after I die?… read more
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HI, I am 78 years old. I receive $1080 SS / month. My
HI, I am 78 years old. I receive $1080 SS / month. My wife is 63. She only worked a few years a long time ago. I doubt she has enough work history to qualify for SS. She is what they used to call a "H… read more
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I am 78 and get about 1500 SS a month. My wife is 70 and gets
I am 78 and get about 1500 SS a month. My wife is 70 and gets about 700 a month SS. If I die before my wife does she get any of MY social security? Thank you. John Haynes… read more
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Both my wife and I worked and are receiving SS benefits (age
Both my wife and I worked and are receiving SS benefits (age 79 & 76). When I die will my wife received my benefit of $1885 or hers of $749 or some combination of the two? Regards, William M. Allen SS… read more
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