Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.
 

Re: [tips_and_tricks] Social Security Benefits:

Expand Messages
  • Dvoltzow@aol.com
    Are you made of flesh and blood? If so, then hopefully you are a real person. The Social Security account using the name that sounds like yours, is a trust. By
    Message 1 of 54 , Apr 2 11:44 AM
      Are you made of flesh and blood? If so, then hopefully you are a real person. The Social Security account using the name that sounds like yours, is a trust. By law it is a trust. It has a creator, the SSA, it has a trustee, you, it has a beneficiary, the U.S. Gov. and the trust res is the SSC, which when you received it, you were told it was not yours and to keep it in a safe place. The signature act was the offer (sending you the card) and the acceptance(you signing the card). By construct, it is a trust. If it walks like a duck, quacks like a duck, looks like a duck, then it's it a duck.
    • Frog Farmer
      ... Why would one need a passport, as opposed to just desiring the convenience it may afford? Most countries have provisions for accepting foreigners
      Message 54 of 54 , May 27, 2006
        On May 2, 2006, at 4:23 PM, Grant Innes wrote:

        > The problem is that a certificate may be needed by the child in the
        > future, for example, getting a passport.
        >

        Why would one "need" a passport, as opposed to just desiring the
        convenience it may afford? Most countries have provisions for
        accepting foreigners without them having a passport. A passport just
        means that the current US regime will vouch for you to a foreign
        government. People who are not foreign to that particular government
        can do the same thing. The USA may be respected somewhere still, but
        usually a country respects its own citizens more. With most countries,
        an invitation to visit from one of their nationals, plus that person's
        agreement to be responsible for you while you are there, is enough.
      Your message has been successfully submitted and would be delivered to recipients shortly.