Social Security Questions? Ask a Social Security Expert
My daughter has cerebral palsy- she just qualified for her deceased fathers survival social security benefits. I was just wondering if I can just split the monthly bills in half and use the social security money for her part?
Response 1: You can, but see this website on how to properly account for the funds:
And how much bookkeeping do I have to do? I often buy her things at the same time as myself and I would just write one check or debit from my account. It seems like it could get complicated. I don't want to get audited and have problems.....
Response 2: See the website below for what you need to do to avoid problems: