Legal Question in Family Law in Illinois

I am getting a divorce. I don't have a lawyer. What is the law concerning my husband's social security retirement benefits? Am I entitled to those benefits?

Asked on 8/16/12, 3:49 pm

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Sue Roberts-Kurpis, Esq. Law Office of Sue Roberts-Kurpis
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It depends on how long you have been married. If you have been married at least 10 yrs and a day, you can receive social security at the time your husband retires based upon his social security. For the exact rules, you will have to contact social security.

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Answered on 8/16/12, 4:09 pm

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