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Q: What can you do to receive the social security benefit you are entitled to that you never received?
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Can a dependent of an INCARCERATED person get social security?

Yes, if you are eligible for Social Security benefits, you will still receive your benefits. According to the Social Security Administration, the person incarcerated will not receive monthly Social Security benefits, but benefits to their spouse or children will continue as long as those dependents remain eligible.

Does widow receive her husband's social security benefit if it is greater than her own?

Yes, a widow receives the social security benefit that is the higher of the two, but she cannot receive both.

Can you receive your social security retirement benefit as a check?

Yes you can choose to receive your monthly social security check in the mail if that is really what you want to do.

Does the ex wife and the widowed wife receive the same Social Security benefit?

No, the Social Security benefit received by a divorced spouse is based on their ex-spouse's earnings record, while a widowed spouse receives benefits based on their deceased spouse's earnings record. The specific amount will vary depending on individual circumstances and eligibility criteria.

What percentage of a deceased husband's social security benefits is a wife entitled to?

100% unless she getting her s.s check then she will receive the highest paid of the two.. but will not received double dip (getting paid twice)

Can an ex-spouse receive her social security benefits from ex-husband of 50 yrs and will it affect his ss benefits?

If you are divorced, you can receive benefits based on your ex-husband's work if-Your marriage lasted 10 years or longer; You are unmarried; You are age 62 or older; The benefit you are entitled to receive based on your own work is less than the benefits you would receive on your husband's work; and Your ex-husband is entitled to Social Security retirement or disability benefits. If he has not applied for benefits, but can qualify for them and is age 62 or older, you can receive benefits on his work if you have been divorced from him for at least two years. See:

Can a widow receive benefits after remarriage?

A person can receive benefits as a divorced spouse on a former spouse’s Social Security record if they meet certain criteria. Those criteria being they were married to the former spouse for at least 10 years; Is at least age 62 years old; Is unmarried; and Is not entitled to a higher Social Security benefit on his or her own record.

Do my spouse and I both collect our own social security benefit?

No. Your spouse can receive them and you can receive them, but you have no right to theirs.

What benefit does your code receive if you decorate it with attributes demanding specific Security permissions?

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If I move to Canada with my wife do I still receive Social Security disability benefit?

no its on for u.s. citizens!

Who is entitled to receive money from a will?

Anybody mentioned in the will is entitled to receive money from a will.

Are you entitled to get social security benefits from your deceased husband?

Most widows are eligible to receive benefits for a period of time from Social Security when their husband dies. You should also be eligible to receive the death benefit payment from them, which is only $250 I believe.Every situation is different though and it is the Social Security Administration's call on these matters. You can find out some more information on their website at and locate an area office, to contact for any more questions you may have.