SSDI Review: Is Social Security Trying to Trip Me Up?

Some people just naturally have a strong suspicion of government agencies. We’re often nervous about things we don’t understand or control. For example, Danny had been receiving Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) for three years due to debilitating arthritis. He was surprised to receive a notice that the Social Security Administration (“Social Security”) was going…

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3 Key Differences Between SSDI and SSI

It’s easy to be confused by two government benefit programs with somewhat similar names. Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) are both administered by the Social Security Administration (“Social Security”). Although some aspects of the programs are similar, there are three key differences between SSDI and SSI. #1.  Work Credits To…

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My Disability Benefits Were Terminated After a Review. What Can I Do?

Being unable to work because of a disability is distressing. After monthly benefit payments start arriving, you may feel a great sense of relief. However, sometimes disability benefits are terminated after a review by the Social Security Administration (“Social Security”). When something this happens, what should you do? That’s what we will examine in this…

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3 Experts Who Are Important to Your Disability Claim

After learning you are unable to work due to a disability, you may come in contact with a number of professionals. In this article, we will take a close look at three experts who are important to the success of your disability claim: vocational experts, medical providers, and disability lawyers. Vocational Experts Are Important to…

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What Happens at Disability Interviews?

Some tasks are just easier if you understand what is about to transpire. Dealing with any government agency can be an exercise in frustration – but a necessary one. If you need Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI), you may struggle to submit a complete application. Learning that you then have…

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My Disability Returned After I Started Working. What Now?

After almost two years on disability, Mark was excited about returning to work. He was also a little afraid of what would happen if his disability returned after he started working. That’s what we will look at in this article. You may be surprised at some of the ways people on disability can be protected…

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