Your SSDI Denial Notice Is Not the Final Answer

Maria and Tom’s finances were devastated when Maria could no longer work due to her disability. They applied for Social Security Disability Insurance to partially cover her former income. When Maria received an SSDI denial notice, though, they wondered, “What now?” SSDI Denial Process Social Security Disability Insurance benefits may be denied for a number…

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Social Security Disability Insurance Is the Only Help I Can Get, Right?

Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) payments provide financial relief to people unable to work due to a disability. However, sometimes SSDI is not enough. SSDI recipients may wonder if they can accept other benefits in addition to their SSDI payments. It is possible to receive other benefits. However, in some cases, SSDI may be reduced…

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Cancer: What to Do When You Can’t Work

A cancer diagnosis is devastating. In addition to life-or-death decisions, patients have to worry about being unable to work while battling their disease. There are times when an individual going through cancer treatments can qualify to Social Security Disability Insurance benefits. It’s important to know what to do when you can’t work because of cancer.…

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Which Benefit Do I Need: Workers’ Compensation or Social Security Disability Insurance?

Sam and Emma were concerned when Sam was injured at work. His doctors ordered rehabilitation, but also said he might be unable to work for the rest of his life. Emma started looking into benefits that would help while Sam was disabled. She had trouble deciding if Sam should apply for workers’ compensation or Social…

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