This is the sixth question in our FAQ blog series on Reverse Mortgages. The following question is important for those seeking a Reverse Mortgage.

FAQ #6

“Will a Reverse Mortgage affect the borrower’s social security check they receive?”

Not one bit! The money a borrower receives from a Reverse Mortgage is non-taxable. It’s the equity in the home that is being accessed. A Reverse Mortgage has nothing to do with a borrower’s taxes, social security, or medicare.

To see additional information regarding Reverse Mortgage, please visit my youtube channel: All of the questions in this series on “Frequently Asked Questions regarding Reverse Mortgage” are answered in those videos.

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