The Social Security Administration Has a New Commissioner!

The Social Security Administration Has a New Commissioner!

The Social Security Administration (SSA) helped millions since President Franklin D. Roosevelt created the agency in 1935. In addition to the obvious beneficiaries – retirees – the SSA provides benefits to disabled Americans and more than 50 million orphaned children. With an annual net cost of about $1 trillion in 2018, SSA spending comprises about…

Hire a Disability Attorney, not a Non-Attorney Advocate

Hire a Disability Attorney, not a Non-Attorney Advocate

Janelle could no longer work and wanted to apply for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits. She felt confused and overwhelmed by the whole process of applying for disability benefits. Janelle needed help but did not know where to turn. She knew she could hire a disability attorney or a…

California Disability Insurance FAQs

California Disability Insurance FAQs

Federal programs like Social Security Disability Insurance offer benefits to people unable to work due to a disability. The State of California also offers the California Disability Insurance program, which offers short-term benefits to workers with full or partial loss of wages because of a non-work-related illness, injury or pregnancy. If you are unable to…