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Question: I am a receipient of a structured settlement...I have no funds left but I won't get another settlment until 2013....my name is on a bank account where my dad is the executor and will nto allow em access norwill tehbak allow me access so I can never use thjsoe funds for food or anythign else...how can I avoid that disallowing me from the food stamp program...I am unemployed and need food.

Answer: You may want to review the provisions of your structured settlement to find out what the terms of payment are. If you would like to read the Arizona statues regarding Trust Administrations, please see Article 14, Trusts, Estates, and Protective Proceedings of the Arizona Revised Statutes.  Issues regarding settlement funds can be very complex and fact specific. If you decide you need a lawyer please visit our website and learn more about legal aid options that may be available.

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  • I am a receipient of a structured settlement...I have no funds left but I won't get another settlment until 2013....my name is on a bank account where my dad is the executor and will nto allow em access norwill tehbak allow me access so I can never use thjsoe funds for food or anythign else...how can I avoid that disallowing me from the food stamp program...I am unemployed and need food.

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