Part I – Finances
It is a difficult time when a loved one passes. Yet organization is key. Settling the estate of a lost loved one can be a time-consuming and complicated task. This article will give you some tips on how to get organized to make all processes run smoother.
Getting organized after a loved one passes:
Part II – Personal Belongings
There is one process that remains the most emotional of all. There may be a house full of items belonging to the deceased. Eventually, the home has to be emptied. This can be a painstaking process because the removal of each item can bring back a memory.
Social Security Can Help You When a Family
Some of the deceased’s family members may be able to receive Social Security benefits if the deceased person worked long enough under Social Security to qualify for benefits.
Report a Death to the Social Security Administration
Explains the steps to report a death to the Social Security Administration.
Qualify and Apply for Social Security Benefits
When a person has worked and paid Social Security dies, certain members of the family may be eligible for survivors benefits.
Benefits for Children Under Social Security
When a parent dies, Social Security benefits help provide the necessities of life for family members and help to make it possible for those children to complete high school.
Social Security Administration
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