Doctors Play a Pivotal Role in Supporting Disability Claims

January 18, 2024

Applying for disability benefits can be a daunting process that is laden with paperwork and stringent eligibility criteria. The intricacies of navigating through this bureaucratic maze can be overwhelming, making it essential for you to strategically leverage every available resource you have to enhance your chances of success. A little known factor that can significantly […]

Should I Apply for Social Security Disability or Work Part-Time?

January 8, 2024

Financial decisions can be complex, and you may find yourself at a crossroads when faced with the choice between waiting for disability benefits to kick in and part-time work. Working some proves to the Social Security Administration that you are able to work which can harm an application for disability. Not working at all could […]

Exploring Misconceptions About Social Security Disability

November 15, 2023

If you are eligible for SSDI, the benefits paid to you and your family can help you manage the challenges of your disability and provide an income you can rely on. However, filing for disability can be frustrating and confusing. There are many misconceptions surrounding the application process, filing an appeal, and disability benefits overall. […]

Social Security Disability:  SSDI Basics of How Your Work History Impacts Eligibility and Amount You are Paid

October 25, 2023

Social Security Disability (SSDI) benefits are an important financial safety net if you are unable to work due to a long-term physical or mental disability. These benefits provide financial support and medical coverage to help you maintain your quality of life when you are no longer able to work for income. One key factor that […]

Social Security Disability for Children: Eligibility and Application Process

October 23, 2023

Raising a child with a disability can be a difficult task. It requires extra care and attention to ensure that your child is receiving the appropriate treatment and support for their condition. Financially speaking, this can be extremely challenging for families given the added costs of medical equipment and care. Depending on the severity of […]

How Will My Workers’ Compensation Injury Impact My Social Security Disability Claim?

September 26, 2023

If you have been injured at work and your injury resulted in a long-term disability, you may be eligible for both workers’ compensation and Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits. Receiving workers’ compensation benefits may offset the benefits you receive from Social Security.  If you are paid worker’s compensation, then you must report that payment […]

Making the Right Choice Between Unemployment and Disability Benefits

August 30, 2023

Not working can put you in a very scary financial situation of not being able to pay your bills.  Most people who lose their jobs file for unemployment, but those who have lost their job may also be considering disability benefits. Sometimes people apply for both unemployment and disability.   However, this is never a […]

Understanding SSI and SSDI Disability Payments: How Much Will You Receive?

August 17, 2023

Understanding SSI and SSDI disability payments can be confusing.  Social Security Income and Social Security Disability Insurance both come from the Social Security Administration, but they are two different programs within the same agency. Supplemental Security Income (SSI) provides financial assistance to disabled individuals who do not have enough work credits to qualify for SSDI.  […]

What’s the Difference Between Social Security Income and Social Security Disability Insurance?

July 7, 2023

Social Security plays an important role in supporting individuals with financial assistance during various seasons of life. However, it can be confusing to navigate the different programs offered by Social Security without first understanding the key distinctions between Social Security Disability Insurance and Social Security Income. Whether you or a loved one are grappling with […]

Why You Should Appeal Your Denied Social Security Disability Benefits

May 23, 2023

If you are reading this, chances are you or someone you love may be facing a challenging time in life. Becoming disabled is devastating, and preparing your application for Social Security Disability benefits can be overwhelming. We understand how difficult this process can be and the emotional toll it’s taking on you and your family […]