How to Handle SSI Overpayments

By Neal A. Winston, CELA

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) is a monthly cash payment to qualifying individuals with disabilities, based on financial need. While it often forms the foundation of their financial security, its requirements are both strict and complex. Even attorneys who don’t routinely deal with public benefits may get confused. So it’s not surprising that mistakes get made and recipients may find themselves receiving notification from the Social Security…