If your personal information was compromised in the Zeroed-in Tech data breach, the first step is to secure your personal information. Change your passwords, monitor your credit reports, and be vigilant for signs of identity theft. This proactive approach can minimize potential damage....View More
In Georgia, if you were in a common law marriage before the state ceased recognizing such unions in 1997 and never legally dissolved it, that marriage may still be considered valid. Entering into a legal marriage with another person while still in a valid common law marriage could potentially be...View More
Texas Tax Code Section 11.13 provides exemptions for both the elderly and for homeowners with disabilities, but the specifics of the exemptions may differ. Section 11.13(c) details the exemption for individuals who are disabled as defined by federal Social Security guidelines, while Section...View More
I was a illegal resident since I was 1 year old until I got approved for DACA when I was 16 years old. An year later, due to a death in the family, my parents decided to go back to Mexico and I did not apply for advance parole. My DACA expired and I was not old enough to make my own decision in... View More
If you received DACA and then departed the United States without obtaining advance parole, it's considered an exit without a lawful status. Exiting the U.S. without a lawful status after being present unlawfully for more than 180 days but less than a year typically triggers a three-year bar...View More
Good luck with that. If a person or company wants to hire you as an employee, they are required to obtain a Form W-9 and Form I-9 and to remit payroll taxes. They will need your social security number.
Yes, you may have a potential legal case against your employer for failure to provide reasonable accommodations for your learning disability under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Additionally, if they were requiring you to work on pools without a license, that could raise concerns about...View More
My case worker told me I can make more money without it affecting my ssi by getting a lawyer to open up some kind of account with a lawyer where my income can be deposited. Is this right? Or can anything be done so I can make more money without it affecting my ssi checks?
Supplemental Security Income (SSI) has specific income limits, and earning above those limits can impact your benefits. However, there are legal tools such as Special Needs Trusts or ABLE accounts that might allow you to earn more without losing SSI benefits. It would be wise to consult with an...View More
Your Social Security number (SSN) itself does not directly link to a line of credit but is used by financial institutions to evaluate your creditworthiness when you apply for credit. It's essential to protect your SSN to prevent identity theft, which could result in unauthorized lines of...View More
A Texas attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for two weeks. There is a category here for Social Security. Some questions do remain unanswered, but you could try reposting and adding the Social Security category. If still no response, try to arrange a free initial consult with...View More
Generally, receiving disability benefits shouldn't be affected by selling your property. Disability benefits are typically based on factors such as your medical condition and ability to work, rather than your assets or property ownership. However, it's essential to consult with a...View More
I was born with a very rare birth anomaly unilateral agenesis lung/ pulmonary hypoplasia aka only one lung. I have high blood pressure, and i suffer from mental health complications. I did two mental health exams that didnt last more than 20min combined over the phone and scheduled for a physical... View More
It is concerning to hear about your medical condition and the challenges you are facing in seeking appropriate medical care and legal assistance. It is important to note that medical decisions and recommendations are typically made by licensed medical professionals based on their assessment of a...View More
If your SSN card and SSA database only show the truncated version of your first name, it could potentially cause a name mismatch issue during the e-verification process with your employer. This could potentially delay your employment or cause other complications, especially if your employer...View More
In Texas, a grandmother can leave survivors benefits to her grandchildren without legally adopting them. However, in order to do so, the grandmother would need to establish legal guardianship or custody of the grandchildren through the courts. This would give her the legal authority to make...View More
Registering an LLC for your sister-in-law should not have any direct impact on your Social Security benefits in Texas, as long as you are not using any of your own Social Security funds to start or run the LLC. However, it is always a good idea to consult with a Social Security attorney or advisor...View More
It depends on the specific circumstances and the laws of the jurisdiction in which the individual resides. In some cases, individuals may have legal rights to compensation for the use of their personal information, particularly if the organization is using the information for commercial purposes...View More
I'm sorry to hear that you've been struggling to obtain your SSI and SSDI benefits. You may want to consider contacting your local legal aid office, which may be able to provide you with free or low-cost legal assistance. Additionally, you can contact the National Organization of Social...View More
I am 66 years old, and I applied for former spousal benefits in July of 2021. Neither him or I ever remarried. We both live in the state of Texas. My application was denied on 10/15/21, and I formerly appealed the decision on 11/20/21. That appeal was officially denied at the end of January of this... View More
If your anxiety disorder prevents you from holding a job and has been diagnosed by a doctor, you may be eligible for disability benefits. However, the Social Security Administration (SSA) has strict eligibility criteria for disability benefits, including a requirement that your condition must be...View More
the claims sent to my adjuster? Without my knowledge, my doctor started filing on my medicare when W.C. stopped paying him, almost 2 years ago. I called my adjuster & she said if he had listed the correct compensable injuries (L. foot (CRPS), Neck, Rt. shoulder) he would have been paid. Today I... View More
It is possible that your workers' compensation case could be closed if the wrong compensable injury was used on the claims sent to your adjuster. However, this would typically require some sort of legal action, such as a hearing or settlement agreement, which would likely involve notification...View More
I started receiving SSI survivor benefits last year when I was 17. So, every payment was put in my grandmother’s name and also given to her but she always let me spend it on what I needed so that’s not the problem. The problem is when I started receiving these benefits, I got a lump sum as well... View More
You may be able to get your lump sum payment by contacting the Social Security Administration (SSA) and explaining the situation. It is possible that they can help you by transferring the money into an account in your name. However, the process may require some documentation to prove that you are...View More
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