Wife needs to retire

1 answer | Last updated: Sep 14, 2017
Head scratcher asked...

If my wife retires can I collect 1/2 of her retirement and still work until I am 66 then when I retire can she switch and Collect 1/2 if mine and drop hers

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A fellow caregiver answered...

I am currently receiving my full SS benefit & my husband is still working. I can drop my SS & collect 1/2 of the amount of my husbands SS, if his is higher than mine, then when he retires, he will collect his full amount & I will go back to collecting my full amount.