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How to Find a Good Social Security Disability Lawyer

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If you or a loved one are having trouble resolving a dispute with Social Security officials or have been denied benefits you believe you are entitled to, you may consider seeking a Social Security Disability Lawyer.  While finding a lawyer might be easy, finding the right lawyer can seem confusing and overwhelming. How can you…

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Good News, Social Security Raise in 2020 and Other Changes

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Many Americans rely on Social Security as an important part of their income. From supplemental income to disability benefits and a wide range of other services, the Social Security Administration (SSA) provides vital resources to many. When the SSA makes changes, it affects millions of Americans. This year, Social Security recipients will see a number…

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When Will Social Security Run Out?

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Social Security Income is an important part of retirement plans for many. Unfortunately, there is also well-founded concern that Social Security may run out and no longer be around when the time comes to make use of the benefit. So will Social Security run out of money? If so, when will it happen? Will Social…

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Social Security Income Increasing in 2019

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The Social Security Administration (SSA) announced a 2.8 percent increase to benefits for 2019, on Thursday. This is welcome news to the more than 62 million Americans who currently receive Social Security or Supplemental Security Income (SSI). According to the Social Security Administration’s press release, the 2.8 percent increase in 2019 is a cost-of-living adjustment…

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Are Disability Recipients Freeloaders?

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Too many people have an impression of Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) recipients as freeloaders. And despite overwhelming evidence to the contrary, the myth persists in American culture: SSDI recipients are freeloaders who are just trying to get something for nothing – scam the system. That is not true. In fact, it could not be…

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What does the SSA mean by "concurrent benefits?"

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If you are struggling with making ends meet due to a disability that prevents you from maintaining gainful employment, you might have already considered applying for Social Security Disability (SSD) benefits. But, did you know that there is a second government benefit offered by the Social Security Administration (SSA)? When individuals face life with a…

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Insight: Social Security

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Disability is something most people do not like to think about. But if you’re not able to work because you have a medical condition that is expected to last at least one year or result in death, you may be able to get Social Security disability benefits. Here’s what you need to know. You should…

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