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Www.socialsecurity.gov I am currently drawing social security. Can I also draw on my ex-husbands social security. We were married for over 10 years.

www.socialsecurity.gov I am currently drawing social security. Can I also draw on my ex-husbands social security. We were married for over 10 years.

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You can ask SSA to check if you would be better off by drawing a widow's pension and choose whichever one pays more, but you cannot simultaniously draw both a regular pension and a survivor's pension.

I'd agree with you, but then we'd both be wrong.

You did not mention whether your ex-husband is alive or deceased.  If he is alive, you can draw on his record if one-half of his benefit is larger than your own; if he is deceased, you can draw on his benefit is his amount is larger than your own.

 

David

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http://www.disabilityexpertsfl.com

Former Social Security employee and supervisor

David Disability Representative Former Social Security Employee and Supervisor http://www.disabilityexpertsfl.com

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