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When an SSI recipient has a representative payee, but the
When an SSI recipient has a representative payee, but the money doesn't go into the payee's account, is it Directly Deposited into an account with the recipient's name only? Then how does the ...Payee… read more
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I receive Ssi benefits but potentially will be receiving
I receive Ssi benefits but potentially will be receiving some money from a friend who died. If I give this money to my son would my Ssi benefits still be effected?… read more
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I'm on ssi. I will receive proceeds of a life insurance
I'm on ssi. I will receive proceeds of a life insurance policy due to a death in the family. I know what I want to do with this money-dental work and paying bills. will I get in trouble if I cash the check through my checking (direct deposit acct.) and take some of the money and open a savings acct in the same bank? I know I must report it. I am 61. … read more
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Can a payee make the decision to withhold funds? If a
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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Lane, I regards to my Special needs trust should I need
Hi Lane, I regards ***** ***** Special needs trust should I need Medicaid. I was counting on the dividends from this trust to help me pay monthly expenses. My trustee signed a paper to have the checks… read more
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My minor child receives SSI and has for more than 5 years.
My minor child receives SSI and has for more than 5 years. She has an opportunity to do some filming for a sort of job, but they want me to set up a Coogan blocked trust account for the money earned. … read more
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I'm currently receving SSI and I live in New York State. I
Hello, I'm currently receving SSI and I live in New York State. I would like to start to save some of my SSI money and put it away but, I'm told that I cannot do this. I heard that I'm allowed to setu… read more
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I have a friend that is on social security disability, their
I have a friend that is on social security disability, their last parent recently passed away and had a family trust. Can my friend receive inheritance money from the trust without impacting their soc… read more
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My brother is 66 years old and disabled-deaf and cerebral palsy
My brother is 66 years old and disabled-deaf and cerebral palsy from birth. He has gotten SSi along with state assistance for many years. He got a money settlement of about $20,000 as part of an inher… read more
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My brother is disabled and receives SS Disability Income. How Is he li
My brother is disabled and receives SS Disability Income. How Is he limited with regard to income? He isn't working so currently SSDI is his only support. How much can he make and Does the type of inc… read more
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Can you transfer monthly benefits into a special needs trust? How
Can you transfer monthly benefits into a special needs trust? How much money is allowed in the special needs trust?… read more
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If a person in California is collecting SSDI for special needs,
If a person in California is collecting SSDI for special needs, and receives an inheritance, what happens to that money when he passes on, can he will it to someone of his choice?… read more
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we have a disabled adult male that has been receiving ssi for
we have a disabled adult male that has been receiving ssi for about 20 years. It would appear that his mother has terminal cancer. the adult male is the only child (new York). If the assets go to the … read more
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My son has applied for Disability Benefits (having been
My son has applied for Disability Benefits (having been disabled since birth), however, I have saved money for him over the years for him to use for his future. He is now 18 years old (almost 19) and … read more
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If a person is on SSI and receives a bequest and uses it immediately
If a person is on SSI and receives a bequest and uses it immediately to buy a home to live in, how will that affect their SSI payments? What if the bequest goes into a trust for them?… read more
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I have finally been provided an oppertunity to receive arrears
I have finally been provided an oppertunity to receive arrears of maintence that was owed to me over 4 years ago. This was to have been paid in a lump sum, but due to spouces contept of court orders t… read more
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hi. i am on ssi and my father left me about 20.000 dollars
hi. i am on ssi and my father left me about 20.000 dollars . i would like to know about a special needs trust or what i can do to keep the money. i was just on line with just answer and i forgot my pa… read more
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I am a Trustee for a Special Needs Trust , the beneficiary
I am a Trustee for a "Special Needs Trust", the beneficiary of the "Special Needs Trust" is a 69 year old male who is in very poor health, he can no longer live safely alone in his home. He is in need… read more
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