What Should You Know About The Federal Appeals Process for A SSD Case?

Appealing a denial of Social Security Disability (SSD) can be a long and stressful process. However, the last step in the appeals process is the level where most disability applicants are ultimately awarded benefits. Before giving up on your case, consider appealing your denial to a Federal District Court.

By |2021-07-27T17:29:31-05:00July 25th, 2021|Appeals, Blog, SSD|Comments Off on What Should You Know About The Federal Appeals Process for A SSD Case?

How to Win a Social Security Disability Hearing

Do you have a Social Security Disability (SSD) hearing scheduled? Congratulations – you’re nearing the end of the appeals process! This means there’s a likelihood your application will be approved. These tips and video can help you win your SSD hearing and get the benefits you deserve.

By |2021-06-23T16:05:36-05:00June 23rd, 2021|Blog, SSD|Comments Off on How to Win a Social Security Disability Hearing

What to Expect During A Social Security Disability Hearing in Federal Court

For Social Security disability claimants deep in the appeals process, a Social Security Disability Hearing in federal court is the last stop on the road to obtaining disability benefits. So what makes for a good case in federal court such that you have a shot at winning your appeal?

By |2021-07-27T17:44:42-05:00June 21st, 2021|Appeals, Blog, SSD|Comments Off on What to Expect During A Social Security Disability Hearing in Federal Court

What Is The Timeline to Be Approved for SSI/SSD Benefits?

Learn about the factors involved in receiving benefits from the SSA. A discussion of the timeline for SSI and SSDI benefits. Based on the timeframe for each phase of the application process, it can take anywhere from three months to almost three years to be approved for benefits.

By |2021-06-04T13:22:26-05:00June 4th, 2021|Blog, SSD|Comments Off on What Is The Timeline to Be Approved for SSI/SSD Benefits?

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

Retirement and Social Security Disability

Whether you can receive retirement and SSDI benefits depends on what you mean by “retirement”. For SSDI purposes, retirement means benefits paid through the SSA. Yet Social Security retirement benefits are not always the only benefit people receive when they retire. Pensions or 401(k) plans through an employer also pay benefits at retirement. While many people generically refer to each of these as “retirement” benefits, for purposes of receiving both SSDI and retirement benefits, they are very different.

By |2021-01-19T14:38:18-06:00January 19th, 2021|Blog, SSD|1 Comment