Why Filing for Unemployment and Disability Benefits at the Same Time is Not a Good Idea.

Parmele Law FirmSocial Security

Let’s say you just got laid off from work and you are getting Unemployment benefits. Shortly after that, you become seriously ill or injured. Then a friend of yours tells you that you should apply for Social Security Disability benefits, too. Good idea? Probably not. Let’s see why. Unemployment Benefits, Disability Benefits, and the Credibility Problem. Although the Social Security … Read More

What Type of Disability Will Qualify for Social Security Disability Benefits.

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One of the questions we get a lot is, what kind of disability will qualify for Social Security Disability Insurance (“SSDI” or “disability benefits”)? The answer is, it all depends. There are a number of factors that go into deciding whether or not an illness, injury or impairment qualifies as a “disability” for purposes of social security disability benefits. And … Read More

What Could Cause Your Social Security Disability Benefits To End?

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One of the most common questions people have once they get past the major hurdle of qualifying for and receiving Social Security Disability benefits, is: how long will they last? While you might think there would be a simple answer to that question, there isn’t. And there you have the social security disability world in a nutshell. Let’s see what … Read More

3 Fantastic Reasons to Hire an Attorney to Help You Apply for Social Security Disability Benefits.

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Very often clients come to us only after they have been denied Social Security Disability Insurance (“SSDI”) benefits. While we are happy that they have come to us for help, we often wish that we had been there before our client filled out the application and submitted it to the Social Security Administration (“SSA”). Why is that? Because our passion … Read More