This page lists the types of survivors benefits available if you are the survivor.
You probably know people who are receiving Social Security survivors benefits
because they're a widow or widower. At present, there are about 5 million ...
The earliest a widow or widower can start receiving Social Security survivors
benefits based on age will remain at age 60.
En español | Q. I know that Social Security provides monthly benefits for widows
and widowers and their children. Can you explain how this program works?
Jun 16, 2014 ... Thanks to one of Social Security's nasty "gotchas," the survivor benefits that a
widow(er) receives depend on when the late spouse took ...
Dec 18, 2014 ... He died a few months ago at 72 and had been receiving Social Security benefits
of $1,663 a month. I am working part-time, earning $13,000 a ...
Jun 4, 2016 ... Widows and widowers are entitled to receive survivors benefits from Social
Security if their spouse worked long enough paying Social Security ...
Nov 14, 2013 ... One aspect of Social Security that many approaching their 60s as a widow(er)
may not be aware of are the survivor benefits for spouses and ...
Program Description. These are benefits paid to the widow or widower of a
deceased worker who had earned enough work credits. To qualify for this benefit
Program Description. These benefits are paid to the disabled widow or widower
of a deceased worker who had earned enough Social Security credits. In order ...