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Can I Receive Benefits From Two Countries?

'Totalization' agreements govern payments to cross-border workers

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Q. I was born in Canada. My husband, an American citizen, and I were married in 1990, and I became an American citizen in 2000. But all of my working days were in Canada, and I will be eligible to collect Old Age Security from there. Will I also be eligible for a Social Security spousal benefit?Back to Article

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