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Appropriate Use of Survivor Benefits

My mother has recently passed away and I have taken guardianship of my younger sister who is seventeen years old. In my home I now have my husband and three children. My question is what are the benefits entitled to be spent on?

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Cashing a Check Issued to a Deceased Parent

My mom is deceased and we didn't get a POA. She gave me her house. The question I have is that I received two checks from a bill creditor, but the problem is the check came in my mom's name. How can I cash the check?

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Non Profit Community Service Business Name Ideas

We are trying to start a nonprofit organization. The 8 concerned members would like to do something that focuses on family, children, advice, dispute resolution, laws, education, counseling, meditation, and outreach using a cultural and religious approach in fulfilling the needs of the community.

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Social Security Disability Benefits

My daughter's biological father received SSI Disability. If the courts relinquish his parental rights, will she still receive benefits?

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Eligibility for Military Survivor Benefits

If a person wasn't married to the deceased, but he had two children how will benefits be distributed? Will they go to the children or to the mother of the children? Will she receive these benefits or will it go in a trust fund for the children until they get older?

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Slogan Ideas for a Preschool

The preschool is called "Sunny Days". I want a catchy slogan. Any ideas?

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Responsibilities of Power of Attorney

If you have power of attorney for an elderly granmother and she dies, are you responsible for her debts?

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Name Ideas for Interior Design Business

I am Pavan Sharma from Mumbai. I want to start my own interior designing firm in Mumbai itself. I want some suggestions for my firm's name, which will reflect my firm's quality, innovative, and modern business approach. And it should be easy to remember by clients.

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Real Estate Name Ideas

We are planning to setup a property portal which will deal with leads generated through various sources. So we are looking for name for the same.

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Daycare Business Name Ideas

My name is Tu-Leisha Howard. I will be opening a home daycare with my friend Maria. Her last name is Obi. We need a thrifty name for our new daycare.

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Smoking Neighbor

Is there some legal action I can take about the smoke getting in my apartment from my neighbor downstairs? We are getting sick as if we ourselves smoked. I have a 9 years old affected by the contaminated air too. What can I do to make the air cleaner?

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Name Ideas for Interior Decorating Business

I am going to start my interior decorator's business with modular kitchens and cc TV cameras, etc. So please help me to choose the business name and website name as soon as possible. I will also be including cash safe locker sales.

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Name Ideas for an Ice Cream Factory

I want a perfect name for our ice cream factory.

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POA Verses Trustee of a Trust

I have a brother who has been supported by our parents for about the last 30 years, he receives a civil service check every month for less than 800.00 a month. Over the past three years I have flown back and forth out of state to care for them.

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Interior Design Business Name Ideas

I am starting to open my own business, interior design. I need a name for my business. Please help.

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Name Ideas for a Babysitting Business

I am looking for a catchy name for a babysitting business, with "monsters" somehow in the name.

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Child's Eligibility for Parent's Life Insurance

My son was in a car accident. My question is, he had a daughter that he never got to see but maybe 10 times. The baby's mom told him she had 90 days to take him off the birth certificate and she changed the baby's name back to her maiden name.

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Name for New Baking Business
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Graphic Design Business Name Ideas

I need a name for a new design business. I am looking to start off with wedding invites and any print media a bride would need. I am looking to also design baby announcements, and other invites as well. beach!

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New Essential Oils Company Name

I am staring a new essential oils company/group and would like to come up with a catchy name - fun and hip. It can be a connection with 2 words.

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Social Security Survivor's Benefits

If my ex husband of 12 years draws more retirement SSI than I do, can he get my full survivor's benefits when I die?

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Survivor Benefits for my Younger Brother

My mother past away this month. She left behind me, my 12 year old brother, and her significant other (not married) but together for more than 15 years. There is no common law marriage in WA state. I am filing to be my little brother's SSI payee so I can protect him, and put his money in a trust for when he is an adult.

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Selling Homemade Foods

I make awesome cashews. I want to try selling them on eBay, Amazon, or Flipcart. Have you done anything like this? The only thing I know so far is these sites. Please help me.

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Survivor's Benefits Back Pay

Social Security made a mistake in 2004 by telling me that my husband did not earn enough for survivor's benefits and I would be better off taking the VA widows pension and SSI.

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Childcare Business Name Ideas

I am in the process of opening up my own home childcare. I need help with a name. It can either have my name in it which is Jasmine or have something to do with my theme which is "hand prints". Please and thank you in advance.

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Real Estate Company Name

I am looking for a realty company name. I have a partner and we are trying to come up with a catchy team/group name. We represent a custom builder, but are full service and represent both buyers and sellers of new construction and existing homes.

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Day Care Centre Name Ideas

I'm opening a day care centre soon and I want help on a catchy name. The day care has been inspired by my two children, Leeroy and Lisa. Any creative name along those lines would be nice. Thanks.

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Eligibility for Social Security Survivor Benefits

My ex is collecting child support from me for my son. I just found out that she also gets Social Security for my son from her live in boyfriend who passed away like 10 years ago. My son does have that guy's last name, but is it legal for her to do this?

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Getting Bonded in North Carolina

How do I get bonded for a job delivering for a drug store?

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Real Estate Company Name Ideas

I am into the real estate business. I am an estate surveyor by qualification and I want to set up my own office. I need a suitable name to use as my company name. I am looking for an easy name that will suit a real estate business.

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Marriage and Survivor Benefits

I've been receiving survivor benefits since I was 12 years old. I am now 26. I am planning to get married, and start my own family in the very near future. I was wondering if I would lose my benefits if I became pregnant or got married.

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Social Security Disability Benefits

The father of my daughter applied for and is receiving Social Security disability. We never married, but we live together we have been going through rough times and it's time to separate. My question is now that we are separating who gets the money?

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Where Can I Share my Business Idea?

I have an business idea for a solution for sticky grocery bags. Who can I talk to?

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Name Ideas for an Interior Design Company

I'm looking for a name for an interior design/decorating company that I am wanting to start. I would like to take the following into account:My name is Pascale Samouilhan (too long and complicated to use fully)I want to concentrate on environmentally friendly design.

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Name for Exterior Cleaning Business

I've just started up a exterior cleaning business, that is mainly gutter vacuuming and jet washing. Could you please help me come up with a catchy name?

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Daycare Name Ideas

I am opening a home daycare and have come up with a name that is just not going to work now. Please help. My name is Alicia. My kids' names are Jada and George. It doesn't really necessarily have to have those names, however, I would like something professional for when I eventually open a center.

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Naming My Adult Daycare

I will be opening an adult daycare for people with disabilities in Chalfont, Pennsylvania. I am looking for a subtle, catchy name.

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Survivor Benefits

My children receive survivors benefits. It is more than I got in child support. So will my food stamps get cut back because they are now receiving money?

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Name Ideas for an Investing and Property Management Company

I would like to find a unique name for an investing and property management business.

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Guardianship and Social Security Survivor Benefits

My parents passed away two years ago and now I have guardianship of my brother and sister. If I get married does that effect the benefits?

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Name for an Extended Preschool Learning...
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Orphan Charity Group Name

We plan to give things to orphans. What should we call ourselves? We need something catchy.

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Changing a Power of Attorney

My mom is 89 and has dementia. Let me say there is a substantial amount of money and posessions at stake. She and my now deceased dad made a living will and trust in 2000. My dad passed away 7 years ago. I have 1 brother and he is a prescription drug addict and an alcoholic. In the living will I am to have Power of Attorney and if something happens to me then he will.

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Social Security Settlement

My son's father passed away when he was six. When my son was 19 he was deemed disabled and is getting Social Security benefit from his deceased father. Is there a reason why he wouldn't have gotten a settlement?

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Name Ideas for a Stationery Business

I need a name for my stationery business that I am trying to build. Actually I want to provide whole sale stationery direct to schools and colleges on contract. Any ideas?

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Childcare Center Name Ideas

I'm about to open a childcare center. I currently have a home daycare named LaTasha's Family childcare and I need help with a new name.

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Day Care Business Name Ideas

I'm looking for a good name for the daycare business I'm starting. I feel God has been putting this business on my mind for a long time. So I want as a spiritual name. I'm a Hindu and true believer in God. Can someone help me? I want it to be original and catchy.

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Life Insurance Money

My father passed away when I was about a year old. I will be 18 in 2 months. When wil I get the insurance money that he has left behind for me?

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Survivor Benefits

I have a 5 year old daughter. Her father was killed in 2011. He had received SS benefits since the age of 6. I tried twice, to get her his benefits but they told me she couldn't receive any because her father never worked.

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VA Disability and Child Support Arrears

I recently was awarded disability by the VA. I have child support arrears and wanted to know is there any way they can be eradicated or reduced.

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Day Care Preschool Name

I opened a daycare preschool. I would really like a catchy educational and lovely name for my little ones. Thanks.

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How Long Before Benefits Start?

After my husband's death, I applied for Social Security survivor benefits for my two youngest kids. My question is how long does it take to receive my first deposit from the date of my appointment?

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Name for Real Estate Company

I am working at a real estate company and planning to start my own company. Please suggest to me suitable names. My father's name is Abdu, Abdu and Sons? Please give me some options. In Abu Dhabi there is fantastic company name.

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Survivor Benefits Eligibility

How far back can you go back to get spousal survivor benefits? I was getting Social Security at the time of my wife's death in 2004. If so, how many checks is to be received?

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Daycare Name Ideas

I am looking for a name for a daycare that's located in the back of a house. I would like a name that has the word "house" in it.

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Receiving Social Security Supplemental Income

My question is about transferring an underage child's check from one payee to another. Can my husband transfer his daughter's SSI check to his name instead of her grandmother's now that she lives with us in another state? If so how?

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Eligibility for Social Security Survivor Benefits

Can I get any survivor benefits? My husband died in the Philippines November 6, 2014. We were married on December 6, 2010. I haven't been to the USA and I don't have a Social Security number.

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Slogan for Day Care Centre

I am going to start an infants' day care in my home. It will be named " Adonah Daycare " for 6 months to 2.5 years.

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Eligibility for Social Security Survivor Benefits

My father was in the navy during WWII. I am now on Social Security disability. It is difficult to live on a fixed income. I want to know if I, his daughter, can apply for Social Security benefits from my father.

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Home Interior Design Shop Names

I would like suggestions for a name for a home interior decorative shop. Thank you.

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Acting as Executor for Last Will and Testament

My dad just passed. I am executor of a simple will dividing everything (only money) between 5 siblings. $75,000 will be disbursed equally from his annuity by that company. The remaining $25,000 is in a cash bank account. I have signing power on those accounts. Can I just put that money in my account and write a check to my siblings?

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Interior Design Firm Name Ideas

Please suggest a name for a small and attractive interior design firm.

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Real Estate Business Name Ideas

I reside in northern Virginia and will service all of northern, Virginia. I am opening up a residential real estate company and cannot come up with a name. I do not plan to hire other agents. Can you help me?

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Name Ideas for an Interior Design Company

What would be the best name for my interior designing company?

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Social Security Survivor Benefits

I want to know, since my little girl's daddy died, can I apply for her to get his Social Security checks? She is five years old and her father's name is on her birth certificate. How do I go about applying for it?

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Interior Design Company Name

I want to start my own interior design company. Please suggest some name ideas.

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Interior Design Business Name Ideas

I want to start my own business of interior designing for homes and offices. So please give me some suggestions.

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Starting a Day Care Center

I'm currently working on a certificate in Early Childhood Education. I'm hoping this will give me a better chance at getting work in the day care world. Soon I will also get CPR certified and fingerprinted. Sometimes I do find myself wondering, "Is this enough?". If not, what would I actually have to do?

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Interior Design Business Name Ideas

What is a good name for my business?

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Name Ideas for Interior Design Firm

Please suggest a small and attractive interior design firm name.

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Eligibility for Social Security Survivor Benefits

My father just passed away in August. I'm 24 and going through some problems. I was wondering if I qualify for anything since I'm 24.

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Play Way School Name Ideas

I need help finding a name for the play way school I am opening with my mom. I want a unique yet stylish name. I also want to include either my name, Naina or my mom's name Neetu in it.

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Social Security Survivor Benefits Eligibility

My daughter gets SS survivor benefits, but she will be graduating early, in January 2015. Her birthday is 4-25. Can she still get benefits even if she is not in high school?

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Babysitting Business Slogan

We are starting a babysitting business and we need a slogan, it is called: Little Bunny Babysitters.

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Real Estate Development Company Name Ideas

I would like to have a name suggestion for a real estate development company that is only one easy word representing the development, construction, neatness, and perfection.

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Receiving Social Security Disability Benefits

My deceased wife drew disability and so did our adopted daughter. Is my daughter still eligible for benefits?

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Social Security Survivor Benefits Eligibility

I'm 15 and I live with my uncle because my mother passed away when I was 7 and I don't know my dad. I'm not sure if I'm supposed to be getting money from my mother or if my uncle's hiding it from me.

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Naming an In-home Childcare

I am thinking about opening an in-home childcare. My name is Elizabeth and my last name is Schubert. Any suggestions? (My name can be included, but doesn't need to be.)

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Pre School Slogan

I am opening a pre school and would like suggestions for a logo using the words "hopping, adventure, pathway, learning, and fun". Other suggestions with "hopping" also welcome. Name of center "Le Bunnies" Early Learning Academy.

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Protecting Mother's Pensions and Finances

My mother will be going into care soon, I already have power of attorney over her generally. Can they take all her pensions away from her as they go into her bank account?

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Daycare Slogan Ideas

I am going to start a pre-school and daycare named 'The Blooming Kids'. Please suggest an idea for slogan.

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Name Ideas for Preschool

I want to open a preschool on Lee Road. I would want it to be named after the road. Any ideas?

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Naming an Adult Disability Resource Center

My company is about to open a business to offer services to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. We are coming up blank for a name. Anyone have any suggestions?

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Child Care Centre Name

I am in need of a name for a child care centre. It is along a beach road and has lots of trees, so I would like a name that has something to do with the environment in it.

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Receiving Social Security Survivor Benefits

Is it true that if the SSS member can not report every year of his birthday after this he is no longer a beneficiary?

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Responsibilities of POA

Is there supervision of the person to whom I give a POA to transfer my money, which is in the bank, to me? So he might not keep the money himself?

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Social Security and Back Child Support

In 2011 my ex-husband received a lump sum payment from SSA for SSD. He owed $28,360 in back child support and an active garnishment was in place. The back support was collected from his lump sum payment.

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Business Name for Deck Decorating Business

What is a great business name for decorating/furnishing/accessorizing decks?

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Interior Design Business Name Idea

I am going to open a interior design business. Please suggest to me a good name.

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Social Security Death Benefit Claim

My grandfather was a U.S. military pensioner. After his death my mother received a benefit for the services she has done for my grandfather.

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Social Security Survivor Benefits

Can you be denied SS benefits from a deceased parent if the other parent makes too much money? My baby's father died when my baby was only 1 month old.

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Survivors Benefits

My husband died April 2014 at the age of 27. I was his first and only spouse. He was my first and only spouse. We had one child, she was born October 2014, about 6 months after my husband's death.

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Eligibility for Social Security Survivor Benefits

My 3 child have received benefits. My daughter, youngest of 3, recently turned 18. I realize the SS benefits extend to her high school education. My husband passed away in 2005.

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Ideas for Interior Design Firm Name

Please suggest a small and attractive interior design firm name.

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Social Security Survivor Benefits

My fiance passed away and left behind a son. My parents have custody of our son. Will he get Social Security help and if so, whose income is it based on as my parents do not work and my stepdad is on disability...

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Baby Sitting Service Name

My name is Brianna and I'm starting a baby sitting business with my friend, but we don't baby sit together. I'm 14 and and I need a name for it.

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Nanny Business Name

I'm doing a group project for school where we have to open a fake business. Our group decided to do a nanny service and we need a name for it!

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Interior Decorating Business Name Ideas

What is the best name for an interior decorating business?

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Survivor Benefits

I have a complicated question. I have 4 sons, 2 different fathers. Both fathers are deceased. My question is that my oldest 3 are over the age of 18 and all have graduated high school...

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Child Support and Social Security

If I'm divorced and my ex owes me child support when he dies, will I get his Social Security?

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Estate Management Business Name Ideas

I am starting a company and would love feedback on a business name. It is going to be an estate management company that can provide an array of services. I have an accounting degree, developed office space....

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Social Security Survivor Benefits

My grandson is autistic and cannot care for himself. His father is disabled. Why can't my grandson receive his mother's Social Security? She worked all of her child's life.

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Babysitting Business Slogans

I need a catchy babysitting slogan with the name Alexis in it.

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How do I get Survivor Benefits?

How do I get survivor benefits in Tuscon, Arizona, if my husband passed away in New Mexico?

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Slogan Ideas for a Playgroup and Nursery

I am opening a new playgroup and nursery business. The name I selected is "Kidz Cafe". Please help me by suggesting a catchy phrase or slogan for it.

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Catchy Name Ideas for a Childcare Business

My business is titled Memorable Experiences LLC. I was considering operating my family daycare as: "All About M.E." (Memorable Experiences) Family Child Care. Is this a catchy name idea? Any other suggestions?

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Name for a Vintage Style Decorating Business

Could someone give me some suggestions on a great vintage focused decorating business name?

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Buying Food for a Bent and Dent Store

I am starting a Bent and Dent food store. Where can I get the food?

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Child Support and Social Security

My ex wife gets child support through my Social Security. Recently, my wife and I had a child and therefore the payments for my 1st child got split in half for my 2nd one.

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Daycare Names

My name is Kiara, but I go by my nickname Kiki and I'm 15. I plan on starting a daycare for preschoolers and toddlers(pre-k-K). I can't think of a name. I want to use my nickname in it. Any ideas?

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Interior Design Business Name Ideas

Please suggest to me one of the nice names for my business.

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Name for a Daycare Center

My name is Angela and I am planning on opening a daycare center with my friend Andrea. The name doesn't necessarily need to have our names in it, we just want a fun and unique idea for our daycare!

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Name for Interior Designing Office

How can I make my office name? Any suggestions?

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Name Ideas for an Organizing Business

What do you think about these two names?My name is Virginia McCann. I live in Florida. These 2 names are my first choice. GenMac or DaisyMaidBoth seem great to describe my southern roots of Tennessee and Georgia.

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Real Estate Business Name Ideas

I am starting a new real estate company. Can you suggest some good names? I need it to start with gold or Thangam.

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Name for a Graphic Design Business

I'm planning on becoming a freelance graphic designer. I'm almost to my end of university. With my degree I hope to achieve clients that can believe and trust in me. To start off I need a company name.

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Qualifying for Survivor Benefits

My mother passed away when me and my (Downs syndrome) brother were young. I was 13 years old and my brother 15. I never even knew of the possibility of survivor benefits until I was in my 20's.

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Social Security Disability and Child Support

My ex is on Social Security Disability. I receive a monthly payment from Social Security for back child support. He recently went to jail.

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Looking for Wholesale Salvage Groceries

Looking to open a salvage grocery store in New Hampshire, and would like to know if anyone has any info on reputable suppiers in the New England area.

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Opening a Bent and Dent Store

I live in Missouri and need info on starting a store, suppliers, etc. Any help would be appreciated.

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Interior Design Company Name Ideas

Can someone suggest interior design company names?

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Property Consultancy Business Names

I need a middle name for a property consultancy business.

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Social Security Benefits for Children of Deceased Parent

I have had 3 children that receive SSI checks in the state of Arizona. 1 child I have had for over 3 years the other 2 almost 2 years. The grandmother sends me the money for bills.

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Survivors Benefits for Multiple Children

My mother passed away in 2007 and my two sisters and I received survivors benefits from Social Security. It recently came to my attention that my sisters who are 3 years younger than me are receiving $540...

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