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I had 1 SSN# from 1972 to 1996. I got new card with a change of birth year and my name changed, and place of birth to get away from my abusive husband who wanted to kidnap my child and take out of country.
I am the youngest of 13 kids from my mother and father, and my father had one child from another woman he never married. I am 25, unmarried and the child, my brother, is 15. My father is dying and I am in the process of filling out a disability application.
I was told that my late husband's survivor benefits were reduced because another name was on his account. The person said that they couldn't divulge the name. How can I find out who it is?
I'm hoping to open a community center for underprivileged children for the ages 5-18 within the next few months. It will be a place for them to make friends, play sports, take art classes, receive help with school work, or just a place where they can get away for a while and to keep them out of trouble.
My ex-husband passed away in 2010. I am the one the money was going to. My youngest daughter is currently residing with her aunt, a short term situation. The money was going towards what it's supposed to, making sure the bills were paid, rent, utilities, etc.
I need a website name for my modern interior company. I am confused about choosing one.
I've started my own home decor range. I'm struggling with a name. I thought of "home made", but don't want it to come across as it's been made at home (crafty), but more as the item will make your home. It needs to be short, 10 letters at most, as must fit on outer label.
I have a real estate business serving developers and builders. Please suggest a name for my company.
I am looking for a slogan for my daycare business. The name is A Place 4 Us 2.
My dad past away. I am his only son, but there was no will. He got SSD; do I get that or what happens?
My father past away the first of last year. My mother receives Social Security on my behalf, which is to take care of me, for essentials, etc. I moved out about 5-6 months ago with my fiancé. I am only 17 and I will be 18 in December and I haven't attended school since before he past.
My father died when I was around 12 and my mother collected survivor's benifts on my behalf. When I was 17, I started working and making a lot of money. So now my mother owes that money back. I am 19 now and I am wondering if the government will come after my tax refund to settle that debt?
How much do I charge for a newly renovated, new tile, paint, and carpet, empty home at 2000 sq feet.
I would like suggestions for the name for a home interior decorative shop. I am looking for a name with the first word beginning with E and the 2nd word starting with D or F.
I need a good slogan for my creche, named "Wonder Creche".
I am an interior designer and I would like to start my own business. I need a nice name for my interior design firm.
My mother made me her durable power of attorney about six months ago. My mother has dementia and needs constant care. She has enough money to pay someone to come stay with her for a few months. My younger brother has been living with her for 14 years and has never paid for anything.
I'm wanting to start a small cleaning business and I want a simple name. My name is spelled very differently from others so that alone is catchy. Can you please help me with something short but sweet. My name is Kadi, but it's pronounced as if it was Katie.
My granddaughter's father just died a couple weeks ago; she is 9 years old. He had been receiving benefits for 11 years, up until he died. I am her guardian. Will she now be able to receive his benefits? He is on the birth certificate. He was in a relationship with my daughter for 11 years.
I am opening a playschool and day care centre. Its name is KidsKool. Any good slogan for the same?
My niece's mom died when she was 7. I have been caring for her since. She now is pregnant and still lives with us and is attending school. Will this new circumstance effect her benefits? Also, is there any other type of help out there?
I'm opening a home daycare called "Little Explorers" and I need a great motto. Any suggestions?
I am planning to start my own tile and mosaic trading company. Please suggest a good name.
Please suggest a name for a preschool with the word "first" in it.
The name of the play school is 'Shiny Tots' please suggest a good slogan for this?
My daycare is called Bears and Blocks on Boone. Do you have any ideas for a slogan?
My target will be small business offices. Does anyone have any suggestions?
My daycare slogan is: Learning today -Leading tomorrow. I need some name ideas.
I need a slogan for my new daycare. The name is: A Child's Safe Haven and Learning Academy.
I am a lawyer with a great passion for children. I want to open a business that will offer the following services: family tours, day care, and a baby store.
I have power of attorney for my dad who is the executor of my mother's will. She has now passed; can I deal with mum's will for him?
My ex-husband gets SSI and got a check for my 16 year son too. My son only lived with him for only 6 months and came back to live with me, but my ex-husband is keeping my son's checks. What can I do?
Which type of name is suitable to make an interior design business domain title?
I just found out my father passed away in 2004. I want to know could I get anything from his Social Security. My mom also passed away in 2011; could I get Social Security from her?
I have a medical POA for my father. Can my family come into my home and take my father and put him in a home when I disagree?
I would like suggests for a business name. It not contain typical words in the home decor or interor designing industry. In other words, deselect names such as home, decor, design, style, interior, etc.
My husband's grandfather made a will and left us his house in his will. His daughter's husband is the POA and they want to sell the house to pay for assisted living even thought he has money without selling the house. What are my husband's rights as far as inheriting the house?
My ex-husband was court ordered to pay child support. He left the area and never paid. He returned when the children were over the age of 18. I am asking now because one of my children, who has cystic fibrosis is very sick and I could use the money to help her. He is now drawing Social Security.
I am opening a tutoring centre and looking to include an early learning centre catering to 3 - 6 year olds. I would love to get a name suggestion. The main centre is named 'Learning Directions'.Thanks for taking time to give options.
I have a childcare business. Belle's and Beau's Academy is the name. I am in need of a great slogan. Thanks in advance.
My boyfriend is in prison. He has been trying to get a divorce from his wife, but she won't sign the papers. Is there any way the divorce can happen without her signature?
I recently started a residential and commercial cleaning company that I named, Maid2Perfection, but I am really stuck on coming up with a slogan to use on my marketing materials. Any ideas?
I just recently received POA for my grandmother who has Alzheimer's. Can I still go on vacation? I've been planning this trip for awhile. I would be gone for a week.
Long story short, my BF lives in the United States, but I do not. He was incarcerated, but gave me power of attorney to try and sell his vehicles. The problem is his vehicles are under financing and a lean loan. Should I inform these companies that he is incarcerated?
I have a friend whose mother is addicted to prescription pain pills and has been for 10 years or more. Her mother is close to 50 years old and she lives with my friend, her daughter. She does not work and is totally dependent on her daughter and her husband.
My husband died a month ago and we were married almost 9 months ago here in the US. When he passed away I didn't know what to do, so I asked my husband's daughter to help me. She said I needed to sign for her to have power of attorney. I did sign and now I'm still waiting.
I have an in home daycare and I basically have toddlers and newborns. I was thinking of something along the lines of Little King and Queen's Den. So I just need some more suggestions.
My daughter's father died and she receives death benefits. I was wondering if she will still receive them if my new husband adopts her?
I have taken care of my mother's finances since my dad passed away 21 years ago. Only recently I became POA for her finances. I was told that I have to account for all checks made out to me. Do I need to go back 21 years or just as far as when I became financial POA?
I am starting a professsional organizing business. My last name is Freeze and I was trying to incorporate it, but don't know if it's possible. Any help would be greatly appreciated!
I am going to start a new business. I will be doing promotion, graphic designing, printing, and advertisement with innovative ideas and creative skills. Please suggest a unique and catchy name.
I've been receiving Social Security survivor benefits for my daughter. She turned 18 this month and her school sent in the forms. She's a full time student in the 9th grade. They sent in papers that I signed saying that all the benefits are used for her. Will they send a check in her name?
I am selling premium and luxury homes. I am an aspiring developer. I need a good company name. Currently I am using NYK properties. I am checking some more names. Kindly, if you can, suggest some more or add on to NYK.
I received a letter saying that when my son turns 16, my benefits will be cut off. I want to know if that is true?
I'm opening my home daycare and I can't think of a name that isn't common. I want my name in it, Atiya or Tiya.
I want to start my new firm as an interior designer and 3D visualiser. I am trying to start the name with "su", if not possible then something unique and innovative.
How can I get off paying child support? I only receive $800 dollars after they take it out. I can hardly pay my bills.
Please assist me in deciding on a name for a real estate agency. The agency will focus on residential and commercial property sales. I will buy/sell/rent flats, offices, warehouses, and guest houses. The name may be attractive and professional.
I would like you to suggest a business name for me. I have a passion for interior design ranging from color combination and arrangement, to advice. Please, I will appreciate it if you can suggest a divine name.
Next year I am planning to open my own daycare from my house. Right now I am having a hard time deciding on a name. I was thinking of "A Caring Heart", but I am not too sure. I was also thinking of using my name - Lorena.
I want start a real estate business so I want a slogan for my company. My company name is "Ridhi Sidhi Realty".
I do premium and luxury real estate sales and marketing. I am also an aspiring builder/developer. I am looking for a company name for the same. Kindly suggest some names.
I had been receiving survivor benefits for my 2 children since their father passed away in June 2014. Our son turned 18 in November, which is when he started to receive his own check.
I am starting a new daycare and would like to include my last name, "King". I would like to have an audience of 2- 4 or 5 year olds. Any suggestions?
I'm trying to open a bent and dent store in Alma Center, Wisconsin. I need to write a business proposal:( and I need help. How do I find information on profits and loss, and any other info I may need for this proposal.
I am going to start a new decoration shop, so I prefer different and easy pronounce names. Suggest please.
I am opening an at home childcare service catering to the educational community. I will be watching children of teachers and educators. I am looking for a creative, fun name. Other things to consider; my name is Kathryn, I am still trying to decide if I want to incorporate a Christian component.
Due to my father's passing in 2014, I received a portion of his last Social Security check that was issued and split with my brother, sister. I and received a SSA 1099 form after I submitted and received a federal income tax return for 2014.
My husband and I are starting a cleaning business. The name is "Unity Cleaning Services" and we are having a tough time coming up with a slogan.
I am opening up an online clothing store for teens and I couldn't choose a name. I want the name to be unique and catchy. Any suggestions?
I am looking for help naming a home decor store in the Nova Scotia community of Mahone Bay, a lovely seaside town. The shop will sell one of kind decor, repainted furniture, recycled items, and hopefully Annie Sloan chalk paint. I would love to include nautical items such as seaglass!
I clean these apartments when people move out. They are 1 and 2 bedroom units. The condition they are left in is horrible, the stove and refrigerator alone takes hours to clean. The ceiling fans are so greasy that you have to scrub them with degreaser. I was charging $100.00 for the 2 and $90.00 for the 1.
So my dad passed away the year I was born and I receive checks. I haven't been with my mother since I was 14 due to family problems. Who do I need to talk with to see about the checks now that I'm 18?
I am looking for a name to start my special education classes in New York, but am having a hard time finding the right name. Can you help the frustrated one?
I am interested in starting a home based business. I never make any money, for my reward is of the inner satisfaction type. I am a rather busy mom, for I am a stay at home mom who home schools three teens.
I would like to open an indoor playground centre for children. Please help me with a suitable eye catching name.
I am looking to open a dent and bent store in Tomah, Wisconsin. Can anyone point me in the right direction as to where to begin the process? Thanks in advance.
I am starting a pre-school named Rising Stars. Please suggest slogan/tag line.
My biological father died, but he gave up rights to me. Can I still get his Social Security benefits? If so how do I go about doing so? Also he died when I was 16; I am now 28. Can I get a lump sum of back pay? I could really use the money. I have a child of my own and no money.
We are starting a cleaning business, hopefully mostly focusing on new builds. It may include other properties (rentals?) We can also do some repairs. How do we name it so that we don't restrict ourselves to cleaning? And a slogan would be great!
My husband and I are realtors working as a team for a company. We must of course carry their logo, but want a catchy name for ads, etc. Hutchinson is the company we are associated with. Our names are John and Joy Terrell. We would appreciate any ideas you might have.
I am open to any ideas you may get when thinking of a children's party planner name involving shabby tea for young girls and vintage carnival for boys.
I will be starting my new decoration company. Please suggest the best name for it.
Please suggest a name for an interior designing and contractor's firm. It's a new business and will include entire interior works.
Can I receive my stepfather's SSI benefits? I am 44 years old.
Any ideas what to name the childcare center that has the word "learning" in it?
I am opening a preschool with the name Milestones Preschool. Any ideas for a slogan?
If the father had a large change in income from 76,000 to 101,000 and did not tell the mother, however his income has dropped back to 85,000 per year now, how does that work? Shouldn't he have been obligated to report such a significant change?
I got the benefits from my late husband transferred from me to my son. He is now 17 years old and still is in the 10th grade at high school. He will not finish high school until he is 19. Does he get the benefits until he is finished high school?
Please suggest names for a home design company.
My friend's daughter has the POA for her. However, the daughter just recently went to the bank where the account was and moved the money out of my friend's account and started a new account in her name. Is that legal?
How can I get a list of prices that other janitorial businesses charge in Fort Worth Texas, so I can place a fair bid?
My son died at age 25 he never worked much due to incarceration. He has been married and divorced and has a 3 year old daughter. Will she be eligible for anything from Social Security even though he never paid much in?
I am starting a graphic design and digital printing business. Please suggest a good and catchy name for my company.
Can anyone give me advice on what type of curriculum I can I use for toddlers 12 months to 3 yrs old?
I will be soon opening a daycare and I trying to figure out a unique name. I want something that isn't or hasn't been heard of. I don't really want to use my name.
My father-in-law passed away on 28/10/2014. We came to know that his daughter, who is in the USA, withdraw all his bank accounts saying that she need money to do the funeral. Can she claim that money from the Social Security without telling other the sister and brothers in Sri Lanka?
I heard that you may get remarried and keep your benefits. It this true?
My dad died when I was 11. I was then in the state's custody for 2-4 years and I was told that the state can't take your death benefits even when your in foster care. So my question is where did all of that money go?
My son is 18 and draws SSI. He gets a child support check from his father. The SSI is not much because he gets that support check. When my disabled son turns 19 am I required to draw directly the full amount from SSI which will be more of course if his father has no support obligations.
I am looking to open a daycare soon. This has been a dream of mine since I started babysitting at the age of fourteen. I'm having trouble picking out a name for it though. I would like the word "dream" in it or maybe my name. My first name is Marisa and last name is Downs.
I need help coming up with a slogan for a preschool.
I would like suggestions for a name for an interior design firm.
I am starting a real estate business. Now I want to create a good and attractive name and logo for my company. So please suggest some ideas.
If my sons' dad passed on 11/29 and they were approved for retro payments, will they count November as the first benefit month or December?
My son has been receiving survivor death benefits in the state of Florida since 2005. If he is adopted by a stepparent will his benefits end?
Can you help me with a daycare name including YaYa or Thea?
I want to start my new business in interior design. Can anybody suggest to me an outstanding name for the same?
My ex-husband was awarded SSDI benefits in 2011. Since then, our 2 children, 7 year old twins, started to receive a monthly SSDI dependent payment. (I hope I am using the SSDI term correctly)
My boys receive death benefits from their father. I'm the payee on their checks. My question is can my oldest son claim them on his taxes since he lives with us and pays half the bills and buys half the groceries?
My son had a baby with a girl that did not put his name on the birth certificate. My son died. Can the girl collect survivor benefits from my son's account?
I'd like to start my own child care with the name Xaviera. Any ideas please? Thanks.
I have a friend and he's paying child support for his two kids. His two kids are both on SSI and so is the mother. They worked out an agreement for a certain dollar amount per week, so she wouldn't have to let Social Security know about the adjustment.
My friend Snehal and I are partners and want suggestions for a logo and name for our real estate firm.
My son is 5 years old and his father just passed away. He was receiving Social Security benefits when he died. This is his only son and his name is on the birth certificate. Is my son eligible to receive anything?
I am starting a new natural bath products shop and need help coming up with a catchy one of a kind name. I want it to emphasize natural organic products with a light hearted whimsical feel. Any help would be greatly appreciated.