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Older Spouse Has to Wait Until Husband Is Awarded an Annuity
(Posted March 9, 2013)
Question 979: I'm five years older than my husband. He has over 30 years with the railroad, but he can't retire until he's 60. Could I start drawing my retirement at 60, even if he doesn't retire? Or do I need to wait until he's 60 and I'm 65?
Answer: You cannot receive a Spouse Annuity until your husband is awarded an annuity.
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