You cannot report a death or apply for survivors' benefits online. If you need to
report a death, contact your local Social Security office or call 1-800-772-1213 ...
This page describes the lump sum death benefit. ... A surviving spouse or child
may receive a special lump-sum death payment of $255 if they meet certain ...
You cannot report a death or apply for survivors benefits online. Social Security
should be notified as soon as possible when a person dies. In most cases, the ...
Just as you plan for your family's protection if you die, you should consider the
Social Security benefits that may be available if you are the survivor--that is, the ...
Mar 28, 2014 ... We may pay a lump-sum death benefit of $255 to: A spouse who was living with
the deceased person at the time of death; or; A spouse or a ...
Your survivor benefit amount would be based on the earnings of the person who
died. The more he or she paid into Social Security, the higher your benefits ...
Most of us don't like to talk about death or even think about it. But wouldn't you
feel better knowing that, if you or your spouse were no longer living, Social ...
to be eligible for any Social Security benefit. Under a special rule, if you've
worked for only one and one-half years in the three years just before your death,
Jan 30, 2016 ... Social Security pays out two types of death benefits. The first is a lump sum death
benefit of $255. The second is an ongoing monthly death ...
Program Description. A surviving spouse or child may receive a special lump-
sum death payment of $255 if they meet certain requirements. Generally, the ...