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Registered American Indians??

Posted by on Nov. 21, 2012 at 3:24 PM
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So I'm a registered American Indian of the chtimatchan tribe in Louisiana. Every year I get per capita payments and I'm never met anyone else that gets payments or knows they can. Are their any registered Indians on here that get their per capita payments??
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KelliansMom
by Platinum Member on Nov. 21, 2012 at 3:26 PM
My husband has a rolls card he is Cherokee. They don't get checks. Our old roommate when we lived in Oklahoma was also registered with his tribe (don't remember which) he did get a check every few months or so
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Anonymous
by Anonymous 1 on Nov. 21, 2012 at 3:26 PM

How much do you get?


I know someone who adopted several American Indian children and they get money...

.ChiMama.
by Gold Member on Nov. 21, 2012 at 3:27 PM
What is that?
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tears78
by Silver Member on Nov. 21, 2012 at 3:28 PM
My real father is Seneca Iroquois and my grandmother lived on a res. Never met my father.. Just found him on fb but scared to talk to him
I dont get anything

would I qualify
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by Anonymous 2 on Nov. 21, 2012 at 3:28 PM
No. My mother is half kickapoo, half navajo. Would she be able to register with either tribe?
Anonymous
by Anonymous 3 on Nov. 21, 2012 at 3:28 PM
no but wish my fam would find out about it. How close do you have to be 1/16th or and eight?
lacyleanne
by Platinum Member on Nov. 21, 2012 at 3:29 PM
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I have a choctaw card in oklahoma, but I don't get payments. I get college paid for and medical and some other things but no payments. My moms ex is choctaw too and he gets a check every month for rent but that's because he doesn't have a job.

Also, I'm getting a $300 clothing allowance next semester for getting good grades.

Cbreland07
by Ruby Member on Nov. 21, 2012 at 3:29 PM
It varies from year to year.. Normally it's around 1500.. It used to be more though. When I turned 18 I had a bank account with 50000 in it ;). I was immature and had lived a very sheltered life though so I went crazy with it.. Oh how I miss that money!!


Quoting Anonymous:

How much do you get?


I know someone who adopted several American Indian children and they get money...


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Cbreland07
by Ruby Member on Nov. 21, 2012 at 3:30 PM
Different tribes stop at different percentages.. Mine is 1/16


Quoting Anonymous:

no but wish my fam would find out about it. How close do you have to be 1/16th or and eight?

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supermama322
by Kaylee on Nov. 21, 2012 at 3:30 PM

We're Canadian so it works a little differently here I think. My husband is a Status Indian and the only payments we know of are a 5$/year payment from the RCMP. He's never collected on it so they owe him like 150$ LOL

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