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Can i claim widows pension at 71 even though i am working

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can i claim widows pension at 71 even though i am working
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  michael holly replied 11 months ago.

Hi

I am afraid you do not qualify for Bereavement Allowance as Widows Pension is now called not because you are working but because you have reached pensionable age.

Best regards

Michael

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
do I QUALIFY FOR STATE PENSION EVEN THOUGH I AM WORKING?
Expert:  Clare replied 11 months ago.

My name is ***** ***** I shall do my best to help you

Yes you can claim your state pension been if you are still working - many do.

You can also work out what other benefits you may be entitled to using the calculator here

https://www.entitledto.co.uk/

Please ask if you need further details

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Category: Family Law
Satisfied Customers: 34236
Experience: I have been a solicitor in High Street Practise since 1985 and have specialised in Family Law for the last 10 years
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