Do Married People Each Get Social Security?

Answer Social Security is a federal program to supplement income after retirement or to provide benefits for younger workers who become disabled. For married couples, each spouse's earnings history forms ... Read More »

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Can you be married& get Social Security disability?

If you are receiving Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits, there are no restrictions on your marital status, nor on your spouse's earnings. However, if you have an adult child who i... Read More »

Is a Social Security number needed to get married in New Jersey?

A Social Security card or Social Security number is required by the New Jersey State Bureau of Vital Statistics and Registration as part of the marriage license application process. New Jersey marr... Read More »

How does getting married affect Social Security disability?

Marriage does not change the benefits of Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) beneficiaries. Their contributions to the Social Security program created disability benefit categories for surv... Read More »

Do I have to change my name on my Social Security card after I get married?

If you change your name when you get married, then you have to change the name on your Social Security card. You can apply for a new card through the Social Security web site.Source:Social Security... Read More »