security retirement benefits

Spouses Social Security Benefits

Sam and Alice had been married for forty five years when Sam passed away. Sam was collecting Social Security retirement benefits at the time of his death. ISSUE: Alice had been a housewife all her life and had never paid Social Security taxes. Alice wanted to know...

Social Security and Unemployment Compensation

Carolyn was collecting Social Security retirement benefits and was working a part-time job as well. ISSUE: Carolyn was laid off and wanted to know whether or not her unemployment compensation that she was receiving would reduce the amount of Social Security she was...