Do I Need An Attorney to Apply for Social Security Disability Benefits?

Do I Need An Attorney to Apply for Social Security Disability Benefits?

  Is hiring a lawyer necessary or helpful when first applying for Social Security Disability benefits? When initially applying for Social Security Disability there are many concerns to be faced, one of which is whether or not it would be

The Ticket to Work Program

The Ticket to Work Program

  Through the Ticket to Work program the Social Security Administration helps the disabled return to work. The Social Security Administration offers programs and incentives to help those who are disabled get back to work. Most people would rather work

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

Do I Qualify for SSDI? – The Disability Determination Process

Do I Qualify for SSDI? – The Disability Determination Process

How does the Social Security Administration determine if you are Disabled? If you are making a claim to collect Social Security Disability Insurance, the Social Security Administration must first determine that you are actually disabled. There is a five-step process

It helps to have a supportive doctor when you file for disability – Advice from a Long Term disability lawyer.

It helps to have a supportive doctor when you file for disability – Advice from a Long Term disability lawyer.

  If you are applying for disability benefits it is important to have an understanding and responsive physician on your side. About twenty percent of Americans live with some form of disability. Roughly ten percent of Americans collect benefits for

Why do Long Term Disability carriers require you to apply for SSDI? – A Social Security disability lawyer explains

Why do Long Term Disability carriers require you to apply for SSDI? – A Social Security disability lawyer explains

  If you become disabled and need your LTD benefits, your insurer will usually ask you to apply for Social Security Disability Insurance benefits. Roughly one-third of workers are covered by Long Term Disability (LTD) Insurance, up from about a

Social Security Cost of Living Increase? – Comments from a Social Security Lawyer

Social Security Cost of Living Increase? – Comments from a Social Security Lawyer

  Will there be a Cost of Living Increase for Social Security? On October 2015, the Social Security Administration announced that there would be no Cost-of-Living Adjustment (COLA) for 2016. The COLA is tied to a consumer price index, and