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2017 EAEDC Advocacy Guide
Part 3: Financial Eligibility
44. What is financial eligibility?
45. What is the difference between income and assets?
46. Which assets count and which ones do not?
47. How does DTA treat assets I spent, gave away or transferred to someone else?
48. What if I am expecting money from an accident or illness?
49. What income is not counted?
50. What income is counted?
51. How does DTA count the income of a spouse?
52. I am a sponsored non-citizen, is my sponsor's income counted?
53. What is in-kind income and when does DTA count it?
54. What is lump sum income and why is it such a problem?
55. Does DTA exclude any money from the lump sum rule?
56. What happens if I run out of money before the lump sum time is up?
57. Do gifts count as income?
58. How does DTA figure monthly income?
59. How does EAEDC count earned income?
60. How much income can I have and still get EAEDC?
61. What are the EAEDC "living arrangements" and maximum grant amounts?
62. What will my grant be if I live with my spouse?
63. What if I live in a rest home?
‹ 43. What are the assistance unit rules?
44. What is financial eligibility? ›