MrTimewise wrote:I just wanted to write to everyone in this thread that I've been searching for the exact answers provided here. After weeks (no, make that months) of searching and telephone calls, this thread has concluded my search. Thank you all for the great information!
oneleaf wrote:the half-amount for the spouse is based on FRA of Dad (someone correct me if I am wrong!).
BL wrote:I recommend that you click on the link to Mike's blog, and read the comments on the SS tab, as well as read his book (available on Amazon).
JW Nearly Retired wrote:Pretty sure divorced spousal benefits can be taken even if the other spouse has not filed for their own benefits. They don't need to cooperate.
MariaE wrote:Is there a way to find out if he is collecting if I have all of his information?
EmergDoc wrote:If anything about your portfolio is making your angry you're doing it all wrong.