Official Newspaper of Eddy County since 1883

Savvy Senior: Can I collect Social Security benefits from my ex-spouse?

Can I collect Social Security from my ex-spouse?

Dear Savvy Senior,

Is it possible to collect Social Security benefits from my ex-spouse? We were married for 12 years but have been divorced for almost 20 years now.

Never Remarried

Dear Never,

Yes, depending on your specific circumstances, you may very well be eligible for divorced spouses Social Security benefits. Here’s what you should know.

Who’...

 
 
Rendered 06/08/2024 15:44