What Not to Say at a Social Security Disability Hearing

Although Social Security Disability (SSD) hearings are less formal than traditional courtroom trials, they nevertheless cause many people to feel anxious or stressed. Here is what not to say at your SSD hearing (and how to soften the blow if you can’t avoid it).

By |2021-07-09T11:05:46-05:00July 8th, 2021|Application process, Blog|Comments Off on What Not to Say at a Social Security Disability Hearing

The Top 7 Things First Time Applicants for SSDI Benefits Should Know

Applying for Social Security disability benefits (SSDI) can be daunting. To help, we’ve created a list of the top seven things you should know before applying for SSDI benefits. You can also watch our video: Who Qualifies for Social Security Disability Benefits.

By |2021-05-21T12:20:05-05:00May 20th, 2021|Application process, Blog, SSD|Comments Off on The Top 7 Things First Time Applicants for SSDI Benefits Should Know

What is the Purpose of a Function Report for Social Security Disability?

When you apply for social security disability you will be required to complete a Function Report (Form SSA-3373-BK). The purpose of the Function Report is to provide the Social Security Administration with information about how your disability affects your ability to perform everyday functions.

By |2021-05-10T16:50:38-05:00May 5th, 2021|Application process, Blog|Comments Off on What is the Purpose of a Function Report for Social Security Disability?

What forms must be completed during the SSD application process?

Applying for social security disability (SSD) means a lot of paperwork. Whether you apply online, over the phone or in person at your local Social Security Administration (SSA) office, there are a number of forms that must be completed in order to open an SSD case.

By |2021-05-21T12:21:42-05:00April 18th, 2021|Application process, Blog|Comments Off on What forms must be completed during the SSD application process?

Helping People with the Application for Social Security Disability Benefits

The application phase of receiving disability benefits can be the most important phase. If done wrong can entirely stop an individual from ever receiving the disability benefits they deserve.

By |2021-05-21T12:22:00-05:00March 28th, 2021|Application process, Blog|Comments Off on Helping People with the Application for Social Security Disability Benefits

What Social Security Disability Forms Do You Need To File?

Starting the application process for Social Security Disability (SSD) benefits can seem like a daunting task as there are several forms that need to be filed as part of the application. This post is a high-level overview of some of the Social Security Disability Forms that you will need when you file an application for benefits.

By |2021-05-21T12:23:08-05:00February 5th, 2021|Application process, Blog|Comments Off on What Social Security Disability Forms Do You Need To File?

How to Get Your Medical Records When Applying for Disability Benefits

The majority of social security disability applications are denied for insufficient medical information. Getting your medical records isn’t difficult, but there are some things to know ahead of time to make the process easier.

By |2021-05-21T12:25:38-05:00September 14th, 2020|Application process, Blog|Comments Off on How to Get Your Medical Records When Applying for Disability Benefits