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Social Security and Green Dot

By Social Security Disability

Social Security benefits, whether they are retirement benefits, Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits, or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits, are no longer provided via paper checks; therefore, you have the option of receiving your benefits through direct deposit or prepaid debit card. Green Dot is an American bank holding,…

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Ticket to Work Program

Ticket to Work Program

By Social Security Disability

The Ticket to Work Program was created in 1999 as a way to assist Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) beneficiaries find work and achieve financial independence without relying on disability benefits permanently. The program is free and voluntary for those interested in examining their employment…

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Disability for Depression?

By Social Security Disability

Depression, a mood disorder characterized by feelings of hopelessness and anxiety, sadness, and gloom, is the second most common medical condition listed on Social Security disability (SSDI and SSI) claims. People suffering from depression frequently experience feelings of fatigue, decreased energy, and a loss of interest in things that they…

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