How Medical Improvement Affects Your Disability Claim

The Social Security Administration (“Social Security”) notified Max they were reviewing his Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits. He was concerned, but he knew that Social Security evaluates a benefit recipient’s medical condition every so often. However, Max did worry about the term ‘medical improvement.’ He wondered what it meant and how medical improvements affect…

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The Connection Between Paid Caregivers and Disability Benefits

Caring for a disabled person can be a difficult, yet rewarding experience, especially if you are helping someone you love. For instance, let’s consider Malcolm and his wife, Lisa. Unfortunately, Lisa is no longer able to work because of stage three breast cancer. Instead, she receives disability benefits. However, Malcolm had to quit his job…

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Does the Social Security Administration Provide Nutrition Assistance Programs?

Holly and her three children appreciated the monthly benefit payments that promptly arrived in Holly’s bank account every month. But her Supplemental Security Income (SSI) dollars only go so far. Holly sometimes found it difficult to pay her bills and provide the nutrition her young family needed. She learned that the Social Security Administration (“Social…

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What You Need to Know About the Adult Disability Benefits Checklists

Every day, people use checklists or to-lists to keep them on track. If you plan to apply for disability benefits, you need to know about the Adult Disability Benefits checklists used by the Social Security Administration (“Social Security”). First, let’s look at Social Security’s disability benefit programs: Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) provides benefits to…

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