How to Divide Social Security for Divorce?

Answer Social Security in the United States is a program that is funded through the Federal Insurance Contribution Act (FICA). As the largest social insurance program in the United States, Social Security... Read More »

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Can Social Security disability be attached in a divorce?

Social Security disability benefits can't be attached in a divorce. These benefits are payable only to the disabled person and cannot be made part of a divorce settlement. The only garnishments tha... Read More »

Does a divorce affect social security disability?

Divorce can affect social security disability. If spouses were married for at least 10 years, it is possible to claim disability benefits based on the other spouse's Social Security work record. If... Read More »

How much Social Security can I claim after divorce?

If you were married for at least 10 years, and have not remarried, you may be able to receive Social Security benefits on your spouse's work record. If you qualify for Social Security on your own, ... Read More »

Can disabled veterans VA compensation or his social security disability insurance be divided in divorce?

VA Disability Compensation should NOT be include in the calculations as income for either spousal and child support AND it is completely a separate property asset that is not divisible. Many family... Read More »