Social Security Disability & Spouse Benefits: Questions Answered - Barron's
In this Barron’s article by Nick Fortuna, several questions about Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits and spousal benefits are tackled. Both of these areas are often confusing and frequently misunderstood, but the article provides answers for a 59 year old now collecting SSDI benefits, and also for a current spouse and for an ex-spouse clarifying how spouse benefits work in each circumstance. Click her to read the Barron’s article.
Also, if you’re unsure about how these basics apply to you, or if you have any questions about your individual situation under Social Security, note that the AMAC Foundation provides a free-to-the-public service to help Americans navigate the complexities of this program. Learn more about it here…