With the current government shutdown, a common question is how it affects the Social Security Administration operations. Social Security tries to lessen the effect of the shutdown on citizens as much as possible; therefore, a brief synopsis of what is and isn’t available follows. Your Social Security or Supplemental Security Income payments will continue with […]
Social Security Disability Posts
Below are all of the posts on the site related to Social Security Disability (SSDI).
Receiving Disability Is Hard on Workaholics In today’s connected world, it is easy to become a workaholic doing work that you love and leave very little time to properly care for your body. Down the road, that has the potential to severely impact your health, especially if your work is physically demanding. A recent story […]
Government Accountability Office Recommends Additional Measures for Hearing Decision Consistency Recently, the United States Government Accountability Office (GAO) – an independent, nonpartisan agency that works for Congress and reviews how the federal government spends taxpayer income – reviewed decisions by Social Security Administration (SSA) Administrative Law Judges (ALJs) to determine whether the decisions are consistent […]
When Do I Receive Social Security Benefits? Many people try to schedule their bills to coincide with their income so that they are not late in paying their bills and so that their bank accounts are not constantly overdrawn. This can be a difficult maneuver when you receive Social Security benefits, for a variety of […]
Claimants for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits are facing record-long waits to receive their benefits. Unfortunately, due to a lack of Social Security Administration (SSA) resources, there is not much that can be done to speed up the process. However, there are certain situations that, if they apply to […]