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Divorced Spousal Benefits

Am I Eligible For My Ex-Husband's Social Security Or Pension?

Hi Larry, I was married 14 years to a US Army Service Member. We have a child. I now live and work in Germany. I am not a US Citizen, my husband was mostly stationed in Germany during his military career.
I know that he retired from the Military and now works for the US Government as a civilian. His birth of year is 1964, mine is 1962. I worked less than a year in the US so I won´t qualify for my own Social Security in the US.

Friday, May 27, 2022 - 13:02

How Do I Get A Letter Of Verification That I Don't Receive A Pension?

I have been told that I cannot apply for xmy social security benefits unless and until the disability and spousal benefit issues are resolve. How do I get a letter of verification that I do not and never have received a pension.? I have applied several times but received no reponse. Is ther any other document that will suffice?

Friday, May 20, 2022 - 20:59

Can I Draw Benefits From My First Husband's Record?

Hi Larry: I have an unusual situation. I was married for the first time for 30+ years. I am married now but getting a divorce after 20 years. Can I draw from my first husband since my second husband only receives 120.00/month. My first husband draws the maximum and has paid his full year of SS by June. We are both in our 80's. I currently receive 691.00/month which is not enough to do anything on. I have to live with my daughter because I could no longer afford to stay in my home and pay lot rent. I had a manufactured home.

Tuesday, May 3, 2022 - 13:38

Can I Get Some Of My First Husband's SS Now Or Do I Have To Wait Until My Divorce From My Second Husband Is Final?

my husband served me with divorce papers in Jan 2022 and my first husband said that he went to social security for hie retired pension and put me down to receive half can i still get some of my first husband pension or do i have to wait untill divorce is final

Friday, April 8, 2022 - 11:01
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