SSA logo: link to Social Security Online home2149. What is considered a resource for SSI purposes?

For SSI purposes, a resource is any of the following owned by you (or your spouse, if any): cash, liquid assets, and real or personal property that can be converted to cash to obtain food and shelter. If you have the right, authority, or power to liquidate the property, it is considered a resource.

Last Revised: Apr. 12, 2010