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Dependent parents survivor benefit

My two kids get survivor benefit from my husband's death but the total amount they get is far below the max of family benefit. It seems my parents in-law are qualified for survivor benefit too. If they apply, do we get more than what we get today totally for my family? I just want to get as much as possible my husband had earned.

How to determine the amount my in-laws will get and how long can they get?

Appreciate your answer.

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