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Wife never worked, when will she be able to receive Social Security?

Q) I will turn 62 in August and start drawing SS benefits.My wife of 40yrs will be 59 yrs old at the time my benefits start. She has never been employed. can you tell me when she will be eligible to receive SS and what percentage of mine she will receive.

A) According to Social Security Administration even if your wife has never worked under Social Security, she may be able to get benefits if she is at least 62 years of age and you are receiving or eligible for retirement or disability benefits. She can also qualify for Medicare at age 65. Read More




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Qualifing for disability benefits with a terminal illness

According to the Social Security administration website, A person with a terminal illness may qualify for disability benefits. The requirements are the same as for a person with a non-terminal illness. Social Security Administration make every effort to identify a case involving a person with a potentially terminal illness as early in the claims process… Continue Reading

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  1. According to Social Security Administration website – You can check on your disability claim application status on line. This online service allows you to check the status of your completed retirement, survivor or disability application. Please allow 5 days from the date you originally filed your application before you use this service. https://secure.ssa.gov/apps6z/IAPS/applicationStatus

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