Immune System Disorders and Social Security Disability

If you suffer from an autoimmune disorder that prevents you from working you may qualify for Social Security Disability (SSD) benefits. Beware of the subtle signs that could signal trouble, from persistent fatigue to unexplained weight loss. Stay informed and take charge of your health. Watch this video to learn more!

By |2024-05-03T14:21:03-05:00May 2nd, 2024|Blog, Eligibility, SSD, Various diseases and conditions|Comments Off on Immune System Disorders and Social Security Disability

What Do You Need to Know About Social Security Disability Work Credits?

Confused about how work credits determine your eligibility for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI)? Our new video demystifies work credits, breaking down what they are, how much you need, and why they're crucial for your SSDI case. Whether you're under 24 or over 31, learn the specific requirements that apply to you. Get insights on how to ensure your work history works in your favor, opening the door to the benefits you need. Watch now and take the first step towards securing your SSDI benefits with confidence!

By |2024-03-13T15:50:42-05:00March 12th, 2024|Application process, Blog, Eligibility, SSD|Comments Off on What Do You Need to Know About Social Security Disability Work Credits?

The Role of Age in Eligibility for Social Security Disability Benefits

Are you or someone you know dealing with a Social Security disability case? Today, we’ll go over the crucial role age plays in determining eligibility. From age categories to the dynamics of retirement and disability benefits, we break down the essentials you need to know. Don't miss out on valuable insights. For more info on navigating the complexities of your case, watch this short video.

By |2024-01-15T12:37:40-06:00January 10th, 2024|Blog, Eligibility, SSD|Comments Off on The Role of Age in Eligibility for Social Security Disability Benefits

Mental Disorders and Obtaining Social Security Disability Benefits

Do you have an upcoming mental disability case? Winning these cases can be difficult, since you can’t rely on biological evidence to make your case. That’s why today, we’re explaining what factors judges look for in mental disability cases. First, you need a track record of seeing both a psychiatrist for medication and a therapist for regular treatment. To learn more, check out this video.

By |2023-12-14T15:48:48-06:00December 10th, 2023|Blog, Eligibility, SSD, Various diseases and conditions|Comments Off on Mental Disorders and Obtaining Social Security Disability Benefits

The Road to SSDI Benefits: How Work History Impacts Your Disability Claims

Are you wondering how your work history impacts your SSDI benefits case? Discover how your professional past impacts your eligibility and explore the age-based categorizations that could influence your case. To learn more about the impact of your work history on your SSDI benefits case, watch this short video.

By |2023-12-04T15:04:46-06:00December 1st, 2023|Application process, Blog, Eligibility, SSD|Comments Off on The Road to SSDI Benefits: How Work History Impacts Your Disability Claims

Your child can also collect SSD if you are disabled

Many Illinois parents who live with disabilities may struggle to provide for their children. Fortunately, if disabled parents are eligible to receive Social Security Disability benefits, their children can also qualify for SSD benefits. These dependent’s benefits may continue until a child turns 18. If a child meets certain criteria, benefits may even be available after that point.

By |2023-09-01T12:37:12-05:00August 26th, 2023|Eligibility, SSD|Comments Off on Your child can also collect SSD if you are disabled

Social Security Disability for Stroke Survivors: Key Facts You Shouldn’t Miss

Read expert insights on how strokes can impact your eligibility for disability benefits. Our video explains the three sets of requirements set by the Social Security Administration to qualify for benefits after a stroke.

By |2023-08-01T13:26:06-05:00August 1st, 2023|Blog, Eligibility, SSD, Various diseases and conditions|Comments Off on Social Security Disability for Stroke Survivors: Key Facts You Shouldn’t Miss

Navigating the Duration Requirement: Eligibility for Social Security Disability Benefits

Do you know what the social security disability duration rule is? In this video, we discuss the Social Security 12-month duration rule, which dictates the timeframe you must be off work to qualify for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits.

By |2023-07-20T14:41:46-05:00July 20th, 2023|Application process, Blog, Eligibility, SSD|Comments Off on Navigating the Duration Requirement: Eligibility for Social Security Disability Benefits

How Medical Improvement Impacts Social Security Disability Benefits

Have your Social Security benefits been approved? Did you know that you could be at risk of losing those benefits due to something called medical improvement? See two examples of how medical improvement could impact your case. Learn how comparison point decision date could come into play. To learn more about medical improvement and Social Security Disability, watch our video.

By |2023-02-07T13:45:54-06:00February 7th, 2023|Blog, Eligibility, SSD|Comments Off on How Medical Improvement Impacts Social Security Disability Benefits

Applying for SSDI with a Temporary Disability

Although you cannot receive SSD benefits for partial disability, it is possible to qualify based on a temporary disability. For SSD purposes, “temporary disability” doesn’t mean a short-term disability – it means a disability or medical condition you are expected to eventually recover from. So long as the disability has lasted, or is expected to last, 12 months or more, you are eligible to apply for SSD benefits. Here’s what you need to know before deciding to apply.

By |2023-01-13T12:06:46-06:00December 2nd, 2022|Application process, Blog, Eligibility|Comments Off on Applying for SSDI with a Temporary Disability