Q: I have a debt with First Midwest Bank. I now live on SSi only. It is a hardship for me to make this payment. What happen
What happens if I stop paying them. Will they take my SSI
A: No creditor is allowed to intercept or take your SSI income - so long as the money is not mingled with other monies in a bank account. If you earn some part-time wages and add those into an account that also has your SSI, then your SSI may in danger of being garnished at the bank (frozen and taken). If you truly are only living on SSI then you are safe from having it taken.
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