SSI Basics

May 2, 2017

Supplemental Security Income or SSI, is a program administered by the Social Security Administration. It is intended to provide income to those in need for food, clothing, and shelter. This benefit is paid to disabled individuals or the elderly (over the age of 65), that meet the income requirements for the program. The income requirements [...]

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SSI Disability Benefits for Children

April 25, 2017

If you have a child suffering from a medical condition you may be able to receive Supplemental Security Income benefits for your child. The condition is not limited to medical diseases but can include behavioral and learning disorders. If your child meets the medical requirements for SSI, your household will also have to meet certain [...]

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Working While Receiving SSI Benefits

January 24, 2017

Is it possible to work and receive SSI benefits? It is difficult to work and maintain your eligibility for Supplemental Security Income. Unlike Social Security Disability where you can work and earn up to $860 gross (before taxes are withheld) per month, SSI only allows you to earn $85 gross (before taxes) each month before [...]

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