Dear Savvy Senior,
What can you tell me about the Supplemental Security Income program and what are the eligibility requirements? My father is very low-income, so I’m wondering if this is something he may qualify for.
Supplemental Security Income is a program administered by the Social Security Administration that provides monthly cash benefits to people who are disabled or over 65 based on financial need. Currently, more than 8 million people receive SSI benefits. Here’s what you should know.
To qualify for SSI your dad must be either age 65 or...