How Can I Get Social Security Disability Benefits If I Cannot Afford To Go To A Doctor For Regular Checkups?

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The key to getting Social Security Disability Income (SSDI) is that you actually have a disability that prevents you from working. In order to have a determination made that you are disabled, you will have to see a doctor. This becomes problematic if you do not have enough money or adequate healthcare benefits to see a doctor. So, does this … Read More

Why Is There A Waiting Period For Social Security Disability?

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When you are unable to work due to a disability it is critical to start the flow of benefits as soon as possible. The Social Security Administration will make payments for disability and also for Supplement Security Income if you qualify. In order to get these much needed benefits you have to apply, and the process can be confusing and … Read More

How Long Do I Have To Work To Qualify For Disability?

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If you have become disabled and unable to work you are entitled to receive certain benefits. But the amount of benefit you get depends on your work history and in some cases the length of time you have been on the job comes into play. To qualify for disability benefits you have to have accumulated a certain number of work … Read More

Should I File For Unemployment And Social Security Disability?

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Becoming disabled and unable to work creates a financial hardship. To add to the issue you may have the option to seek worker’s compensation benefits for your disability, file for unemployment, or seek social security disability payments. All of these are good options but you want to pick the one that pays what you need to survive. In some instances … Read More

How Will My Marital Status Affect SSDI And SSI Benefits?

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The government loves to place people in categories based on personal information. The categories are evolving as our society changes and a recent change was seen with the introduction of a non-binary option for those that do not identify as either male or female. Another way people are categorized is by marital status and in this instance there are financial … Read More

Does My Current Health Insurance Affect SSDI Or SSI?

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Millions of Americans take advantage of the benefits provide by the Social Security Administration. Among the benefits offered are social security payments for retirees who have reached the age of retirement and are eligible to receive benefits, payment for disabled workers (known as Social Security Disability Income, or SSDI), and Supplement Security Income (SSI). There are also government programs that … Read More

Can I Receive Disability Benefits For More Than One Condition?

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Social Security Disability Income (SSDI) is available for people who are disabled and not able to work. The key to getting payments is to have a disability that prevents you from doing any substantial work The standard can be hard to meet and the process can be frustrating. Enlisting the help of a qualified attorney is helpful because an attorney … Read More

Are Any Disabilities Pre-Approved For Social Security?

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The Social Security Administration (SSA) is in charge of making retirement benefit payments, and also pays out when workers become disabled. The funds come from payment of social security taxes and in order to receive benefits you must meet certain requirements. To get social security retirement, you have to be a certain age and the longer you work the higher … Read More

Will Disability Benefits Lower My Pension?

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Being able to retire with enough money to last the rest of your life is difficult. It takes years of work and contribution to a retirement plan to build up enough wealth to last any length of time, and even workers that put in decades of work can find themselves without enough money to live out their retirement. The problem … Read More