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My daughter just turned 18 and no longer receives her social
My daughter just turned 18 and no longer receives her social security check. Does it make any difference if she's in college. What I'm asking is could she still be eligible for that money. … read more
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Lane
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I would like to know if there are exceptions to a child
Hi, I would like to know if there are exceptions to a child continuing to receive her benefits from where her mother died and she turned 18 in june, but shes continuing to be a full time student. ther… read more
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Lane
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My grandson receives social security benefits from deceased
My grandson receives social security benefits from deceased stepfather. He will turn 18 in september 2018. He will be a senior in high school because of his birthday being in September and wasn't allo… read more
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SSA.Help4u.168
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My granddaughter will be turning 18 on Nov. 1st, 2017. She
My granddaughter will be turning 18 on Nov. 1st, 2017. She has been receiving social security benefits because her father died when she was 7. She does not know she receives this money, her mother has… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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Ms... I have been assigned as the caregiver for my 17 year
My name is ***** *****. I have been assigned as the caregiver for my 17 year old grandson, Luke Henry, by his mother, who is my daughter, who lives in Houston, Texas. Luke had been living with his father, Michael Henry, who passed away last December 16, 2016. He still desires to live in Los Angeles, but due to the fact that he was living with a 23 year old brother and his step-mother, there was no guardian available to assist him in handling his life, i.e. school attendance and performance, medical needs, and all other aspects of his life, my daughter asked me to and I willingly did, because Luke has always been in my life, even living with me and his father for several years. I was informed by the clerk at Social Security Administration last week, that the surviving children of deceased parents can no longer receive benefits, in order to continue their education after either they graduate from high school or turn 18 years old. I am trying to get Luke ready for the world because he has not received any preparation by his parents and needs a lot of mentoring. Is this a true statement, and if so, when did that provision be taken away? Thank you. … read more
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When a parent receives SS from a deceased father does the dependent child
when a parent receives SS from a deceased father does the dependent child mother still receive a check when the student turns 18 but is still in high school or does the check stops when the student tu… read more
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TaxRobin
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My 17 year old son gets SS from s Dad who died in 2013. He
My 17 year old son gets SS from his Dad who died in 2013. He has moved to his sisters house to go to the Jr. College next year. He was having a hard time with his grades so he went early so she could … read more
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Now that I have turned 18 can I collect the ss benefit from
now that I have turned 18 can I collect the ss benefit from my deceased Mother and have it put in my own personal account. I am still a senior in high school living with my father?… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
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My son has been receiving social security disability benefits
My son has been receiving social security disability benefits since his father passed. I am his mother and the representative payee. He has not spent very much of the money as I have encouraged him to… read more
Stephanie O Joy, Esq
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My father passed away who was getting social security at 64.
My father passed away who was getting social security at 64. I am trying to help my mother fill out 2 sets of forms. One is the certificate of election for reduced widow benefits. It sounds like every… read more
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Our son receives ss benefits because his father is retired.
Our son receives ss benefits because his father is retired. He is still in high school but will turn 18 next month. The ss department will continue to pay until he graduates next spring. They sent us … read more
Megan C
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My grandson whom I have legal custody has turned 18 yrs. old.
My grandson whom I have legal custody has turned 18 yrs. old. He plan to go to Gloucester County College. Will he be eligible for continued benefits under his mother's SSI?… read more
retirementlawyer
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I received a letter from Social Security about my child who
I received a letter from Social Security about my child who has been receiving survivor benefits since his father's death. My child will turn 18 next month and they are going to send the benefits dire… read more
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I get Social Security Death benefits for my brothers 4 children
I get Social Security Death benefits for my brother's 4 children that I take care of. I was told that when the oldest child turns 18 or moves out that the money I get for her will role over to the oth… read more
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I have been receiving survivors benefits for my 4 children
I have been receiving survivors benefits for my 4 children and myself since 2003.Each time when a child turned 18 their benefits stopped and their benefit got divided between the rest of us.Now that m… read more
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My son in law is now 34 yrs old. His father died when he was
My son in law is now 34 yrs old. His father died when he was 12 yrs old while in the military. His parents were divorced and his father had sole custody. His grandmother took care of him when his Dad … read more
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My grandson is 18 years old and still in HS and his father
My grandson is 18 years old and still in HS and his father had been recieving SS for him since his mother pass away ten years ago. When my grandson turned 18 last February 1, 2011 the checks stopped. … read more
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my daughter passed away in 2004 leaving 3 children. since she
my daughter passed away in 2004 leaving 3 children. since she was married twice the oldest son was given back to his father by the court. He is now turning 18 and he is a slow learner my question is c… read more
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