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I am receiving SSI. I am only getting 480$ per month. My

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I am receiving SSI. I am only getting 480$ per month. My brother just received his SSI and it is 1600$ per month. I cannot live on this. What can I do to get my SSI enough to support me through the entire month?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Employment Law
Expert:  Phillips Esq. replied 2 years ago.
Hello: This isCustomer I am a licensed Attorney and I will be assisting you today.
I am receiving SSI. I am only getting 480$ per month. My brother just received his SSI and it is 1600$ per month. I cannot live on this. What can I do to get my SSI enough to support me through the entire month?
Response: The amount of your SSI is determined by review of your assets and resources. If your assets and resources have changed since the last time you applied, you need to contact the local office of Social Security Administration so that your file could be reviewed for possible increase.