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  • Do You Have Student Loans and You're Receiving Social Security Benefits?

    DO YOU RECEIVE SOCIAL SECURITY DISABILITY BENEFITS? Has Social Security determined your Medical Improvement is Not Expected (“MINE”)? If you answered yes to either question, then you MAY be eligible to have your Student Loan Debt FORGIVEN. YOUR LOAN TYPE MUST BE ONE OF THE FOLLOWING: • William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program • Federal Family Education Loan Program (FFEL) • Federal Perkins Loan Program • TEACH Grant Service obligation Content Detail

    By:
    Georgia Legal Services Program®
  • Income Support: Social Security

    Social Security, the nation's best known form of insurance, provides a retirement and insurance program for older and disabled Americans. There are three basic categories of cash benefits under Social Security: retirement, disability and survivor benefits. Rules, payment schedules and eligibility for each program are distinct. Although a person may qualify for more than one type of benefit under Social Security, he/she can collect only one of these three benefits at a time. The following are brief highlights of each program. Read More

    By:
    Georgia Department of Human Resources, Division of Aging Services
  • Social Security Electronic Payments Are Coming! Are you ready for March 1, 2013?

    People currently getting federal benefit paper checks must switch to electronic payments on March 1, 2013. Content Detail

    By:
    Georgia Legal Services Program®
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  • SSI Overpayments: What to Do if You Got a Notice of Overpayment from Social Security

    This video provides basic advice on what to do if you receive a notice of Supplemental Security Income (SSI) overpayment from Social Security. It reviews your options for what to do next, including reconsideration or a waiver of overpayment. Read More

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