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Subject:  Claiming Social Security Date:  7/16/2001  1:04 PM
Author:  cltdan Number:  52576 of 127611

My wife is claiming her ss benefit at age 62. She will get a reduced amount from her own earnigs. She will also get a small additional amount as a spouse. My question is:
Can she claim only based on her own earnings now (age 62), and then when she reach age 65 claim based on spouse?
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