Howard Kossover: Adoption does not end Social Security survivor benefits for children
Q: My young children receive Social Security survivors benefits because their father died several years ago. I will remarry in a few months. Will the children lose their survivors benefits if my new husband adopts them?
A: Adoption of a child already entitled to Social Security survivors benefits does not end his or her benefits.
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