Protective Payee Services

Children & Families of Iowa’s (CFI) Protective Payee Services (PPS) provides services to individuals unable to manage financial responsibilities on their own, helping them to live as independently as possible. Individuals may require assistance with financial management for various reasons. PPS also serves minors and the elderly, two demographics vulnerable to financial exploitation. CFI is a representative organizational payee and follows Social Security guidelines for representative payees.

Services provided: 

CFI’s PPS works with individuals to develop financial plans based on their needs. This is done by:

  • Establishing budgets
  • Managing financial accounts
  • Assisting with banking tasks
  • Advocating with referring agencies, case managers, creditors and other parties involved

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