Does a surviving spouse get a military pension?

Answer Compensation to surviving spouses of military personnel depends on death during military service or death after military service. A variety of benefits are offered and coordinated through the Depar... Read More »

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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 »

Are military disabled benefits payable to surviving spouses of retired military veterans?

According to the United States Department of Veteran Affairs, a widow or dependent children of a veteran who was receiving disability benefits who is now deceased, under certain circumstances, are ... Read More »

DIC Benefits for a Surviving Spouse of a Deceased Veteran?

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 »