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will marriage affect our benefits


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You'll want to consult with the SSA to confirm for you case. You don't specify what type of benefits you're receiving, but here is what will happen generally.

If you get: Then:
Your own disability benefits Your benefits will continue
Spouse's benefits Your benefits will continue if you get divorced and you are age 62 or over unless you were married less than 10 years.

Disabled widow's or widower's benefits (including disabled divorced widow's and widower's benefits)

Your benefits will continue if you remarry when you are age 50 or older.
Any other kind of benefits Generally, your benefits will stop when you get married. Your benefits may be started again if the marriage ends.

If your benefits are stopped because of marriage or remarriage, they may be started again if the marriage ends.

http://ssa.gov/pubs/10153.html#4


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