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A spouse of someone in the military is eligible to receive a variety of benefits designed to protect themselves and their family. For example, if a person serving in the military dies, some monetary benefits kick in that allow their spouse and family to go on living without facing extreme financial hardships. Though the surviving spouse is eligible to receive these much-needed military death benefits, those benefits would stop should the surviving spouse remarry before age 55.  Continue reading here…