Should I file an Appeal if my Social Security Disability claim is denied?

Should I file an Appeal if my Social Security Disability claim is denied?

  If your Social Security Disability Claim is denied you should consider filing an Appeal. Most applications are initially declined, don’t be discouraged and give up. Fight for your claim. The important thing is to understand what you should do

Epilepsy and filing SS Disability Claims

Epilepsy and filing SS Disability Claims

  If you experience epileptic seizures, you may qualify for Social Security Disability Epilepsy is surprisingly common. Nearly 4% of Americans will develop epilepsy, making it the fourth most common neurological disorder. Seizures are the defining symptom of epilepsy, however,

Cervical Degenerative Disc Disease can qualify you for Disability Insurance Benefits

Cervical Degenerative Disc Disease can qualify you for Disability Insurance Benefits

  Degenerative Disc Disease is a common cause of back pain. The space between the vertebrae in the spine narrows with age and eventually the spinal disk may bulge out and compress the spinal cord. This is known as a

ALS Disability Insurance Access Act – Lou Gehrig’s disease

ALS Disability Insurance Access Act – Lou Gehrig’s disease

  Those with Lou Gehrig’s disease may not have to wait as long for disability soon. There is currently a bill in congress which proposes waiving the five-month waiting period for Disability applicants with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis or Lou Gehrig’s

Are your Disability Benefits Running Out in 2016?

Are your Disability Benefits Running Out in 2016?

  Are your needed disability benefits about to end? 2016 was supposed to be a bad year for those on disability. Every year, the Social Security Administration publishes a trustee’s report on the status of the Social Security system. In

Texas 211- Understanding Assistance Programs

Texas 211- Understanding Assistance Programs

  211 Texas – The emergency help phone number for essential human services. Everyone knows that in an emergency, you can dial 911 for police, fire and EMS services. There is another number you can call if you have a

Presidential Candidate’s Views on Social Security Part 2

Presidential Candidate’s Views on Social Security Part 2

  Funding Social Security is a highly polarizing issue and each presidential candidate has their own ideas on the program and it’s financial structure. Previously, we had discussed the views of the presidential candidates on Social Security. A few months

At what point when applying for SSDI should I get an attorney?

At what point when applying for SSDI should I get an attorney?

  Is there a point in the SSDI claims process where you definitely don’t want to go it alone? If you are applying for Social Security Disability you may be wondering at what point should you hire a lawyer. The

Common Internet and Phone Scams targeting the disabled

Common Internet and Phone Scams targeting the disabled

  Disabled people have to be especially vigilant to avoid scams It is an unfortunate reality that disabled people are frequently targeted by criminals. Many scammers will impersonate government entities, major businesses, and recognized brands to gain your trust. Criminals