Can My Wife Get Half Of My Social Security Retirement Benefit Rate?

Ask Larry Economic Security Planning, Inc. Today’s Social Security column addresses questions about spousal benefits after taking early retirement benefits, who will and who won’t get the 5.9% COLA and when survivor’s benefits can be available. Larry Kotlikoff is a Professor of Economics at Boston University and the founder and president of Economic Security Planning, … Read more

Can My Wife Get Her Full Spousal Rate After Early Social Security Retirement Benefits?

Ask Larry Economic Security Planning, Inc. Today’s Social Security column addresses questions about how early retirement benefits can affect later spousal benefits, whether both working and delaying can increase retirement benefits and survivor benefits after early retirement benefits. Larry Kotlikoff is a Professor of Economics at Boston University and the founder and president of Economic … Read more