I have used up my IRA and am just shortly before sitting on the street.
I have been receiving $200 a month on food stamps but did not realize about reporting the IRA
I also was forced to go on early retirement which pays $300 less a month. The retirement is just enough to live on a park bench.
I found out because they contacted me and said something about the IRA from somewhen in 2010. I am not sure yet what that is because I was not taken out from my IRA then the old lady I was taken care of had to go to the nursing and I had to leave which forced me to take the cheapest retirement apartment I could find. I reported the address change over the phone but somehow it all went crazy because my worker constantly got changed plus I was told I had to do no 3 month review because I was a Senior Citizen. I was not aware that I was doing anything wrong but now I am quite afraid. I did not live in any excess, just tried to survive and find a job
That sounds positive. The IRA was originally around $40,000 which I never wanted to touch before I turn 70 but I had to pay medical stuff too and it just did not go any other way.
It is all used up and now I have nothing but social security. Will I be bared off from food stamps and have to pay it back for which they may tap into the social security? That would definitely but me in the poor house or on the street.
what do you mean with take it out and apply?
It is already gone. Don't they want it back and punish me??
ok, thank you, XXXXX XXXXX me a lot. I honestly did not attend to lie or steal anything. Thank you
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