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Widow Can Receive Benefit Before 60 If Disabled or Caring for Young Child
(Posted June 9, 2004)
Question 462: How can I receive a widow's benefit before age 60?
Answer: Two ways: (1) If you are disabled, you can received a widow's benefit as early as 50 on an age-reduced basis. (2) If you have a child under 18, you can receive a widow's benefit until the child is 18.
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