I am older than my spouse, can I draw on his social security?

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Retirement benefits on husband's record if husband is younger

September 7, 2009 by David Luhman

I don't have all the facts for your situation. However, it appears that a spouse cannot begin receiving benefits until the number holder is receiving benefits.

Please see the following for this :

http://ssa-custhelp.ssa.gov/cgi-bin/ssa.cfg/php/enduser/std_adp.php?p_fa...

http://ssa-custhelp.ssa.gov/cgi-bin/ssa.cfg/php/enduser/std_adp.php?p_fa...

http://www.ssa.gov/retire2/yourspouse.htm