Mililani, HI asked in Social Security for Hawaii

Q: If I am on SSI and work part time bringing home $449 every 2 weeks do they deduct money from my $735 SSI check?

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Peter N. Munsing
Peter N. Munsing
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A: The question will be at what point does your sustained work show an ability to engage in substantial gainful activity. Suggest you connect with your local legal aid office as your earnings look to exceed your SSI check. They may also affect any other government benefits, public housing etc.

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