Surviving Financial Crises

Death of a Spouse

What about social security survivor’s benefits?

In order to get survivor’s benefits for social security, merely present the death certificate at your local Social Security Administration office, fill out the form, and they will file the necessary papers.

The death of a spouse is one of the most difficult life experiences you can imagine, which makes it even harder to think about the practical tasks that must be accomplished, such as obtaining death certificates and going through probate court.


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