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My mother received her social security check on October 6th

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My mother received her social security check on October 6th and died on October 11th. Does social security demand return of. The money. It was used for facility rent at an assisted living hom. Shi was a widow
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Loren replied 1 year ago.

My condolences for your loss.

Social Security is paid one month in arrears. You do not need to return the last check for the month she died, but do notify them ASAP so you do not get another check.

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