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Can a wife collect social security benefits on her husbands social security benefits social security?
yes if he passes away i think
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Yes if it proves to be debilitating.
If you're talking about retirement benefits, you should receive your first check or deposit in the month following your first month of eligibility; benefits are always paid in… arrears. If you're talking about disability benefits, there is a five month waiting period, so you should receive your first check or deposit in the sixth month after the date disability was approved. Benefits are paid according to the birth date of the person whose earning record is being used to issue payment: 1st - 10th.....................second Wednesday of month 11th - 20th...................third Wednesday of month 21st - 31st....................fourth Wednesday of month SSDI + SSI...................third day of month Approved prior to 1997...third day of month SSI only........................first day of month If the regularly scheduled payment falls on a holiday, the benefit will be issued one business day prior to the usual date.
If you have accumulated enough work credits (typically 40) the earliest you can collect Social Security retirement benefits is 62. At that age, your monthly payment would be a…bout 75% of the amount you would receive by waiting to retire at SSA's full retirement age. Full retirement age: Born before 1943...................65Born between 1943-1954........66Born in 1955.........................66 + 2 monthsBorn in 1956.........................66 + 4 monthsBorn in 1957.........................66 + 6 monthsBorn in 1958.........................66 + 8 monthsBorn in 1959.........................66 + 10 monthsBorn in 1960 or later...............67 You can receive Social Security disability benefits at any age if you have sufficient work credits (on your own or a spouse's work record, or on a parent's work record if disabled before age 22) and SSA determines your condition prevents you from engaging in Substantial Gainful Activity (SGA).
No. You can collect both as long as you qualify for each of them. They're separate programs.
Do you have to contribute to Social Security if you collect Social Security benefits and work full time?
Yes as long as you are still living and have any type of earned income you are required to contribute your social security and medicare taxes on the income that you work for.
Yes, you can collect from them both at the same time, as long as you qualified for each of them. can you collect unemployment and social security
No. Social Security benefits are non-transferable, so they can't be garnished, attached or levied by most creditors. Only the federal government can garnish Social Security ch…ecks, and only for limited purposes, like payment of back taxes, alimony, and child support, debt to other federal agencies, and some victim compensation awards. Generally, they withhold only a portion of the benefit to help satisfy these obligations (e.g., maximum of 15% for past due taxes).
We all do in the long run. It provides income to those who have worked their lifetime and have contributed (along with their employers) into the program. The beneficiaries are… survivors of the contributor, the disabled, medicare recipients, and retired people.
To get a personalized estimate of your Social Security benefits, use the Retirement Estimator online. More info at US Social Security Office site.
Yes, if you were married for a minimum of ten years.
As early as age 62. You can find all kinds of information about this by going to the SSA.gov web site use the search box for When To Start Receiving Retirement Benefits At Soc…ial Security, we're often asked, "What is the best age to start receiving retirement benefits?" The answer is that there is no one "best age" for everyone and, ultimately, it is your choice. You should make an informed decision about when to apply for benefits based on your individual and family circumstances. We hope the following information will help you understand how Social Security can fit into your retirement decision. Click on the below Related Link
Disability benefits are through the Social Security Administration. You can contact their local office or visit their website.
The best way is to ask for a projection of what it is and will be from SS, which they provide happily for free. Once you find out how many SS credits you have, go to the Rela…ted Link below on how to estimate your retirement benefits.
Whether or not a woman can collect on her husbands social security depends on several factors. First, she has to be old enough or disabled. Second, she has to have been marrie…d long enough. Then, she must be widowed or divorced. Other rules may apply. As with everything involving the government, exceptions exist. You will need to see someone at the social security office. If you try to contact someone by phone, you will get a recorded message that someone will get back to you. One person has been waiting 20 years for his call to be returned. You can try the internet. You may or may not get satisfaction. If you visit a social security office, you will be able to get an appointment with a live human being.