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I watched an online video about Social Security and they

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I watched an online video about Social Security and they said there was a little known reward for those over 62 who owned their own home and have lived in it for over 25 years. They said the form is called "Senior Homeowner's Reward" and it is in the Social Security manual, which they said is over 2,000 pages. I have searched and searched for the form and even called our local SS office, and can't find it. Do you know how I could access it?
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  Stephanie O Joy, Esq replied 6 months ago.

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Expert:  Stephanie O Joy, Esq replied 6 months ago.

You can't access it. Unfortunately, that online video is a scam, and hawking false information - typically in an effort to get you to buy something. I don't want to see you conned out of your money, so if you have already spent to get this information, please know you need not do any more spending in that regard.

That said, there is an animal called a reverse mortgage, that applies to seniors with equity in their homes, that allows them a particular avenue to help continue additional income going forward, while living in their home. It has nothing to do with SS, however. You may wish to look into that type of situation.

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