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Subject:  Re: Pension info to consider Date:  10/5/2012  11:30 AM
Author:  reallyalldone Number:  71010 of 78166

Soapbox first : We don't see the upside of choosing single life, since I am dependent on his income/savings.

Unless you are disabled, you need to consider changing this. There are a couple of women who have posted during/after husband illness and death about having nothing and being eligible for nothing until early & reduced SS at 60(for widows). Look at what happens financially if your husba