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 ...
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,
Mar 28, 2014 ... We may pay a lump-sum death benefit of $255 to: ... spouse or a child who, in the
month of death, is eligible for a Social Security benefit based ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Jan 30, 2016 ... Upon the death of a spouse, you are eligible for a Social Security survivor benefit
as long as you have been married for at least 9 months.