DIC Benefits for a Surviving Spouse of a Deceased Veteran?

Answer Thousands of U.S. Armed Forces draftees and volunteers have served to protect the United States of America. In return for the sacrifices they have made, the U.S. is committed to taking care of the ... Read More »

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Is a wife entitled to her disability benefits and the benefits from her deceased spouse?

A wife is entitled to all disability benefits for which she qualifies in her own right. She is NOT entitled to ANY benefits relating to a person who has deceased and if she continues to claim or c... Read More »

Can a Beneficiary of a Deceased Spouse Get Pension Benefits?

When an individual dies, his pension payments go to his spouse as long as he has named a beneficiary. However, what happens when the beneficiary dies? The payments from a pension will not normally ... Read More »

A Surviving Spouse and Probate?

When an individual dies, his assets may need to go through probate before distributing to any heirs. During the probate process, the surviving spouse has responsibilities and rights when it comes t... Read More »

IRA Surviving Spouse Rollover Rules?

Spousal rollover is a transfer of retirement fund assets to the spouse of the deceased. This transfer can be done in one of two ways: The retirement account remains intact and is renamed to reflect... Read More »