by U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Social Security Administration, Office of Research and Statistics, for sale by Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||by Erdman Palmore, Gertrude L. Stanley, Robert H. Cormier.|
|Series||Research report / United States. Social Security Administration. Office of Research and Statistics. ;, no. 16, Research report (United States. Social Securtiy Administration. Office of Research and Statistics) ;, no. 16.|
|Contributions||Stanley, Gertrude L., 1910-, Cormier, Robert H., 1932-|
|LC Classifications||HD7123 .A39 no. 16|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 96 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||96|
|LC Control Number||hew67000009|
If you are the widow or widower of a person who worked long enough under Social Security, you can: receive full benefits at full retirement age for survivors or reduced benefits as early as age If you qualify for retirement benefits on your own record, you can switch to . Here's how it works for survivors, widows and widowers. Survivor Benefits: Navigating Social Security for Widows, Widowers, Surviving Children and Parents For many Americans today, Social Security is one of their most substantial retirement assets. To get a Social Security widow or widower’s (survivor) benefit, you typically must have been married to a covered worker for at least nine months and be 60 years old. Benefits also are provided for disabled widows or widowers who have reached Divorced spouses may qualify for widow’s or widower’s benefits if the marriage lasted ten. Your widow or widower can get benefits at any age if they take care of your child younger than age 16 or disabled, who is receiving Social Security benefits. Your unmarried children, younger than age 18 (or up to age 19 if they’re attending elementary or secondary school full time), can also get benefits. Your children can get benefits at any age if they were disabled before age
The earliest a widow or widower can start receiving Social Security survivors benefits based on age will remain at age Widows or widowers benefits based on age can start any time between age 60 and full retirement age as a survivor. If the benefits start at an earlier age, they are reduced a fraction of a percent for each month before full. Social Security survivors benefits are paid to widows, widowers, and dependents of eligible workers. This benefit is particularly important for young families with children. This page provides detailed information about survivors benefits and can help you understand what to expect from Social Security when you or a loved one dies. Social Security Administration. "SSI Child Disability Starter Kit (for children under age 18)." Accessed Oct. 30, Social Security Administration. "Benefits for Children," Page 1. . Your widow(er), who is caring for your child under age 16 or disabled. 75%. you can get monthly Social Security income under this program. Social Security for children.
Get this from a library! Widows with children under Social Security; the National Survey of Widows with Children under OASDHI,. [Erdman Ballagh Palmore]. En español | Yes. Children may qualify for survivor benefits on the earnings record of a deceased parent if they are unmarried and. under 18; 18 (or in some cases 19) and still attending high school full time; or disabled, and the disability occurred before the child turned Dear Liz: I’ve been reading your answers to Social Security questions, but they do not address my situation, which is extremely unconventional. I was a quasi-widow at 31 with three children under age 9. My husband was institutionalized because of an accident when he was He died 23 years later, having outlived all his insurance. Many couples are delaying having children, and divorce rates are resulting in more second marriages, so it's possible to have dependent children who qualify for benefits on your Social Security.