Carer's Allowance is paid into a bank or building society account either weekly in advance or every four weeks.
You can even download a copy of our charges scheme too.
Ruth, who was also indicted in the case, resigned from the bench in May and pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor of failure to discharge the duties of her office.
She testified Monday that she signed the orders without reading them because she trusted Crouch, a longtime colleague and family friend.
You can still make the claim for Carer's Allowance, but should think carefully about the implications before you do.
Getting Carer's Allowance can mean you're entitled to, or can get more, top-up benefits.