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My father was a US permanent resident for many years and was
My father was a US permanent resident for many years and was convicted wrongfully and deported back to Mexico. He worked in the US all his life and paid taxes. He is now in Mexico struggling financially and he needs his Social Security Benefits. He has given me a Power of Attorney document that I believe I can use to resolve this matter on his behalf. What should I do next or how do I go about resolving this … read more
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My dad has severe Alzheimer's as does his wife. The wife's daughter has acquired state assistance for both of them. And is getting money every month. She is not sharing that information with us. And d… read more
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My brother is his disabled daughter's Representative Payee for SS benefits, and he wants to assure a responsible successor will be on board when he is gone (He is 81 years old now) Does SS have a syst… read more
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if a recipient of SSI benifts has a payee, does that payee have the right to withhold funds for a reason that has not been explained? … read more
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i am power of attorney , my sister is in hospital with cancer and she has fallen at home and broke wrist and back, her job wants her to quit and file fmla. she will loose her ins in 12 weeks and not b… read more
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My husband hasn't filed for social security. He is almost 75 years old. I don't have power of attorney. We have lost a very significant amount of money. Is there anyway to get some type of retroactive… read more
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My elderly relative has Alzheimers. I have power of attorney. She is a US citizen. She is returning to live in the USA, to a care home, from overseas. She needs to apply for social security and medica… read more
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MY SON, HAMBY IS IN AUGUSTA STATE MEDICAL PRISON. HE ASKED
MY SON, LEWIS HAMBY IS IN AUGUSTA STATE MEDICAL PRISON. HE ASKED ME TO TRANSFER HIS DIRECT DEPOSITS @ GA BANK OF DAWSON (GA) BY SSA TO COLONY BANK IN LEESBURG, GA . HE RECEIVES SSDI. SSA USUALLY STOPS… read more
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The website to apply says: 1-" you cannot sign the
The website to apply for SS says: 1- " you cannot sign the application unless you are the person applying" 2- 'You can only create an account using your own personal information and for your own exclu… read more
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I hold a power of attorney for property for my step-mother who is currently receiving US social security payments. She has recently been admitted to a long-term care facility and vacated her premises.… read more
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My question deals with the subject of power of attorney
My question deals with the subject of power of attorney for financial matters. Since 2008, I have been a representative payee for a beneficiary of Social Security disability benefits. This means I'm r… read more
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My Mother has become disabled she suffers from alzheimers and has to be watched around the clock. My family has been there so far and we try to do all Dr. apt. also. For the last 7 months or so we als… read more
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If I should become incapacitated, and need assisted care, what must my daughter do? I also have Medi/Medi.… read more
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My mother is now hospitalized and I've been told will need to receive long term care via rehab. She receives social security and is the payee for my 57 year old moderately cognitive delayed sister, wh… read more
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Hi, I have a sister who lost her job in the summer of 2011,
Hi, I have a sister who lost her job in the summer of 2011, at the time we did not realize she had medical problems. She has been acting totally out of character, repeating herself constantly, living … read more
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Can SSI be used to pay for a second to die policy which funds
Can SSI be used to pay for a second to die policy which funds a special needs trust. My cognitively disabled son just received his first SSI check (he just turned 18). We have some life insurance (ter… read more
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My 86 year old father has dementia. Now, he has SSI and SSA.
My 86 year old father has dementia. Now, he has SSI and SSA. Because he is also unable to take care of himself. I his daughter (I have Power Of Attorney) have been handling most of his financial and m… read more
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Can a family member (as a power of attorney for his father)
Can a family member (as a power of attorney for his father) change the name on his father's checking account that receives direct deposits for his social security benefits. When the father went to acc… read more
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