Category Archives: ssa

04 Nov

Adequate Funding Needed for SSA’s Programs

All three of Social Security’s programs- retirement, SSI, and SSDI– have seen increased numbers in caseloads, but administrative funding for the Social Security Administration (SSA) has been suspended since 2010.  Furthermore, the Budget Control Act of 2011 put a cap on discretionary spending that will reduce non-defense programs by 16% by 2021.  Between now and

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02 Feb

How to Prove Pain in a Social Security Disability Case

What is the Social Security Administration trying to do in my disability case? The Social Security Administration’s main goal is to decide whether you are able to work, doing either your past job or any type of job. Does the Social Security Administration (SSA) consider the pain I am in when deciding whether to award

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28 Jan

SSDI Benefits for Family Members

Once you are approved for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits, certain members of your family may also be entitled to payments; auxiliary benefits may be available for your spouse, your former spouse, and your children. Auxiliary Benefits for Your Spouse Your spouse may be eligible for payments upon your award of SSDI benefits, if

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24 Jan

Social Security Myths EXPOSED!! Disability Group Inc Reveals The Truth About the Social Security Claims Process

Applying for Social Security disability benefits can be intimidating and time-consuming. Understanding how the system works can be the difference between winning or not winning your disability benefits.  Disability Group reveals common Social Security disability myths and misconceptions. Myth: The Social Security Administration denies everyone the first time they apply for disability. This is absolutely

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19 Jan

You got your benefits – now how do you pass a review?

Once you are receiving Social Security Disability benefits, the Social Security Administration will periodically review your case to make sure that you are still disabled. This review is called a Continuing Disability Review (CDR) and the law requires it. What can you expect from a CDR? When the SSA determines that you are disabled, your

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