Social Security Disability Insurance by the Numbers

Social Security Disability Insurance by the Numbers

The Social Security Administration (SSA) is part of the United States government. You probably already know that, though. The agency was created when President Franklin D. Roosevelt was in office in 1935. Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) are only two of the programs administered by the SSA. The programs are…

Can a Bad Back Qualify for Social Security Disability Insurance Benefits?

Can a Bad Back Qualify for Social Security Disability Insurance Benefits?

Over the years, Walter’s back problems had gone from a nuisance that he treated with over-the-counter pain killers to a disability that prevented him from working. Losing the ability to support his family was devastating. Walter and his family needed to find a new means of support. The Social Security Administration offers disability benefits. But,…