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Current Spouses Receive Higher Benefits Than Divorced Spouses
(Posted November 21, 2012)
Question 924: Regarding Question #923, does the ex-spouse draw the same amount of retirement as the current spouse or is it calculated different?
Answer: A current Spouse receives Tier 1 & Tier 2. A Divorced Spouse benefit is computed under the Social Security formula & there is no Tier 2 benefit.
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