CALL FOR A FREE CASE REVIEW 1-855-847-8969 CALL FOR A FREE CASE REVIEW 1-855-847-8969
was successfully added to your cart.
Category

Social Security Disability

Social Security Expansion

Social Security Expansion

By | Social Security Disability

The Democrats have taken over the House of Representatives, and they are poised to offer a progressive agenda. One proposal gaining traction is the Social Security 2100 Act, introduced by Reps. John Larson of Connecticut, Conor Lamb of Pennsylvania, and Jahana Hayes of Connecticut. Social Security became a part of…

Read More
Social Security Strain

Social Security Strain

By | Social Security Disability

Since fiscal year 2010, Social Security has closed 67 field offices across rural and urban areas in America. These closures have resulted in limited access to the field offices still operating, increased wait-times at the offices and on the Social Security Administration’s hotline, and long delays for hearings and appeals….

Read More
Why Hire an SSD Attorney?

Why Hire an SSD Attorney?

By | Social Security Disability

Many people assume that since they have been paying into Social Security their whole lives, they should be able to get themselves the benefits they deserve in the event that they become disabled without outside help. You’re not crazy for thinking that. It’s just that securing your disability benefits is…

Read More
Social Security Scam

Social Security Scam

By | Social Security Disability

Congratulations, you survived the holidays.  But the holidays can bring with them more than good cheer and a few extra pounds.  It is the perfect time for phishing scams to increase, and phone calls seemingly made from the Social Security Administration or other agencies are no exception. Be aware that…

Read More
Disabled man with walker

Dying for an Appeal

By | Social Security Disability

There are currently 800,000 people in America waiting for their Social Security Disability (SSDI) appeals to be heard. This number is bad enough to think about without factoring in the number of people who die while waiting for that appeal. In 2016, 8,699 Americans died before their appeal was determined;…

Read More
Five Month Waiting Period

Five Month Waiting Period

By | Social Security Disability

There are two types of disability benefits available to disabled Americans through the Social Security Administration (SSA).  Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) provides benefits to Americans who used to be able to work and paid into Social Security during their working years but who are now disabled and are no…

Read More
Trouble in Guam

Trouble in Guam

By | Social Security Disability

Katrina and Leslie Schaller are twins.  They are both United States citizens. They both suffer from myotonic dystrophy, which is a degenerative, debilitating genetic disorder that inhibits muscle function severely.  Only one of them, however, receives Supplemental Security Income (SSI) disability benefits. Why? Because Leslie lives in Pennsylvania, and Katrina…

Read More