May 11

How To Apply for Social Security Disability Online

We often tell our prospective social security disability clients that they can apply for social security disability online at ssa.gov/iClaim/dib. Sounds easy, but it can be confusing and time consuming. It is not unreasonable to take one to two hours to complete the online process. Hopefully, this article makes application process a bit easier. Before.

February 27

Depression and Social Security Disability Benefits

Depression can be debilitating. Long term depression can be so bad that it prevents someone from being able to work. If someone has significant depression, would they be entitled to social security disability benefits? The answer is maybe. Let’s look to see what is needed to secure social security disability benefits for depression. The Social.

December 7

Let’s Talk Social Security Disability Numbers

Our law firm’s Social Security Disability department sees a lot of numbers. Numbers of work credits, numbers of medical providers, numbers of individuals and families struggling because of the inability to work, etc. However, it is also important that our social security disability clients and potential clients also see these numbers: Average Wait Time for.

October 18

Cost of Living Adjustment For Social Security Announced

It is tough to pay monthly bills strictly on Social Security or Social Security Disability benefits. With costs of daily goods increasing, each year it is a bit tougher. That’s the purpose of a cost of living adjustment (COLA). Unfortunately, this morning, ABC Action News reports that next year’s cost of living adjustment (COLA) will.

July 14

Does Diabetes Qualify For Social Security Disability?

Diabetes can be severe enough to make someone disabled. However, can a person struggling with diabetes qualify for social security disability benefits? Diabetes is a listing under Social Security Administration 9.00 Endocrine Disorders – Adult. There it defines the two types of diabetes as follows: Diabetes mellitus and other pancreatic gland disorders disrupt the production.

May 20

Does a Back Injury Qualify for Social Security Disability?

Many hard-working Americans suffer injuries to their spine and other parts of their skeletal system. Sometimes, these injuries prevent the worker from being able to return to work. The only recourse this injured worker could have is applying for Social Security Disability benefits. We are often asked what is required to qualify for social security.

October 19

Any Cost-of-Living Adjustment for SSD Next Year?

Someone on Social Security Disability (or receiving other forms of Social Security benefits) fully understands what a COLA (cost-of-living adjustment) is and often relies on it each year. Unfortunately, for the upcoming year, there will be increase in benefits as the Social Security Administration recently published that there would be no cost-of-living adjustments increase in.