Retroactive spousal benefits from Social Security?
Spousal and survivor benefit rules with Social Security can perplex almost anyone. In this piece, Karin Price Mueller explains that one cannot go back and claim past benefits for the death of a spouse, even though one would have been eligible to do so earlier. The piece also includes a discussion on the best age to claim benefits. Full article from nj.com is here.
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