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1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for North Carolina on

Q: I live in NC and my ex girlfriend move to Puerto Rico with our child I need to find out my rights do I need a lawyer in

Eva Clement answered on Nov 6, 2013

Yes, you definitely need a lawyer. If you live in NC, then you can bring at action here.

1 Answer | Asked in Social Security for Missouri on

Q: If my husband died and I can't pay a credit card can the credit card take the money from my social security check?

Eva Clement answered on Nov 6, 2013

No. In order for you to have a garnishment taken from your Social Security check they must have a court order against you. The court will not grant this type of order for credit card debt for a deceased person.

1 Answer | Asked in Social Security for Ohio on

Q: Can my husband give me some of his Social Security Credits

I have been a homemaker most of my life.I am 14 credits short of collecting my SS benefits.My husband has more then he needs,can he give me some of his credits? I Do Not want to wait until he is old enough to collect,I know that,when he is I could collect half of his. He is 5 years younger than... Read more »

Eva Clement answered on Nov 6, 2013

Unfortunately, credits are not transferable between people. However you may be eligible for a spousal benefit off of your husband's record. You are correct in that you have to wait until your husband starts drawing his benefits in order to collect your spousal benefit.

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