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What benefits can I expect?

If a Claimant is approved Supplemental Security Income (SSI) , there are several factors that play a part in figuring your monthly benefits. The amount you receive will depend on household size, income and assets. Social Security will consider earned and unearned income, mortgage or rent payments. For 2015, SSI has a maximum monthly amount of $733.00 and in most states you would also be eligible for Medicaid....

What is the application process?

To apply for Supplemental Security Income (SSI), you must apply in person at your local field office or by phone. There is no online application for SSI. Social Security will ask you several questions to see if you qualify, such as household income, number of people in your home and any assets. If you qualify under their “non-medical” rules, they will ask you about your impairments, medical treatment, when your...

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