One common misconception of Social Security Claimants is that by hiring an attorney, their case will be heard or processed quicker than without hiring an attorney. Unfortunately, that is typically not the case. However, there are a few circumstances where an attorney can help try to speed up your case. One way is by requesting […]
Social Security Disability Posts
Below are all of the posts on the site related to Social Security Disability (SSDI).
Can I Hire a Social Security Lawyer to Help Me Fill Out All of These Forms? Anyone who has ever applied for Social Security benefits knows that the Social Security Administration (SSA) sends out a ton of questionnaires to be filled out and reviewed by the adjudicator reviewing your claim. This creates a lot of […]
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 […]
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 […]