Rep Payee

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Roads to Freedom is a fee-for-service organizational Representative Payee for the Social Security Administration (SSA).

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As of January 2019, the monthly fee allowed for FFS payees is the lesser of 10% of the monthly benefit amount or $43.

There are three requirements to be eligible for our Rep. Payee Services:

  1.  Be an adult, 18 years of age or older

  2.  Be receiving Social Security benefits

  3.  Be required by SSA to have a Representative Payee

As the Representative Payee, we will:

  •  Develop a budget for each individual

  •  Involve them in ALL financial decisions

  •  Assist individuals in understanding SSA letters and payments

  •  Paying primary expenses* that are deemed necessities by Social Security

  •  Paying secondary expenses** that are not deemed necessities by Social Security

  •  Creating a monthly savings plan, if applicable

 

* rent, utilities, food, and medical/pharmacy bills. Spending money will be issued after these expenses have been met.

** telephone, cable, transportation costs, and any other debt owed

If you would like more information or schedule an appointment please contact:    
 

Voice: 570-601-1429 or 570-327-9070 ext. 240

Representative Payee Business Hours:
    

Monday – Friday: Mornings 9:00am to 11:00am & Afternoons 12:00pm to 4:00pm