8 Secrets That Social Security Attorneys Wish Their Clients Knew

8 Secrets That Social Security Attorneys Wish Their Clients Knew

It’s great when clients who come to meet with us already know a little about Social Security benefits. The following secrets might help when you meet with our Social Security attorneys. #1.  The Denial Rate Is High. After going through the lengthy process of applying for benefits, you will get a letter from the Social…

7 Fast Facts About Social Security’s PASS Program

7 Fast Facts About Social Security’s PASS Program

Governments love to use acronyms, like NASA, HUD, and OSHA. Even within the Social Security Administration, you have SSDI (for Social Security Disability Insurance) and SSI (for Supplemental Security Income). And there’s another Social Security program called the PASS Program that’s designed to help people who are already receiving SSI benefits. PASS stands for Plan…

Can I Find a Social Security Attorney Near Me

Can I Find a Social Security Attorney Near Me?

If you are dealing with a serious, debilitating medical condition, you might not want to spend much time looking for an attorney. But you also need to start applying for disability benefits, like Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI). Your friends and family members that have been on disability can tell…

How Much Can I Earn When I’m Receiving Social Security Benefits

How Much Can I Earn When I’m Receiving Social Security Benefits?

People receiving Social Security benefits often want to supplement their income. But does the Social Security Administration (Social Security) frown on that or allow it? Can you earn as much as you want, or are there limits? In this article, we will look at two common Social Security benefits and your ability to earn. When…

Social Security 2021 Changes

Social Security 2021 Changes

Most of us are happy and relieved to see 2020 in our rearview mirrors, right? The new year promises new experiences and goals. Even the Social Security Administration alters its benefits and procedures from year to year. Let’s look at some of the Social Security 2021 changes that might affect you. An Increase in Benefits…

5 Fast Facts About Social Security Work Credits

5 Fast Facts About Social Security Work Credits

If you know someone who received Social Security disability benefits, you may have heard them talk about “work credits.” However, knowing the term and understanding how it works are two very different things. We’re going to look at five fast facts about Social Security work credits in this article. The information you read will help…

14 Categories in the Social Security’s Listing of Impairments and Why They Matter

14 Categories in the Social Security’s Listing of Impairments and Why They Matter

The Social Security Administration (“Social Security”) uses some unique tools to determine whether you are eligible for some benefits. For example, you must have a disabling medical condition to qualify for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI). But how does Social Security make this important decision? One of the most important tools they use is the…