Originally Posted by mysusan58
I still have some of my long term investment money to live on, so thankfully, I have not gone down the road of SSI. I have heard that you have to be ONE STEP away from being homeless to get it anyway.
As far as ssdi you can have a million dollars in your bank account, ssdi is based off on how much FICA taxes you paid. Ssi is the one that you can only have so much assets because it is like welfare it's taxpayer money.