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

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?

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?

Who Determines Disability and How?

If you are unable to work due to a disability, you may be considering applying for Social Security Disability (SSD) benefits to provide a source of income. People who apply for disability usually have many questions and knowing the answers can help make the application process a little less stressful.

By |2021-05-21T12:25:20-05:00September 21st, 2020|Blog, Eligibility|Comments Off on Who Determines Disability and How?

How a Social Security Attorney Can Help You Win Disability Benefits

While you can apply for social security disability benefits on your own – which many people do – having an experienced attorney on your side greatly increases the chance that your application will be approved. Here’s how.

By |2021-05-21T12:25:56-05:00September 8th, 2020|Blog, SSD|Comments Off on How a Social Security Attorney Can Help You Win Disability Benefits

Benefits of Receiving Social Security Disability as a Disabled Veteran

Roughly 1.1 million of veterans have a disability rating of 70% or greater, which greatly interferes with their ability to work. For these veterans, VA disability benefits may not be enough to make up for lost income. In these cases, they may be eligible for social security disability (SSD) benefits.

By |2021-05-21T12:26:12-05:00August 31st, 2020|Blog, SSI|Comments Off on Benefits of Receiving Social Security Disability as a Disabled Veteran