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 […]
Social Security Disability Posts
Below are all of the posts on the site related to Social Security Disability (SSDI).
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 […]
Can I Speed Up My Social Security Application? 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, […]
Why Do I Need a Representative Payee? Sometimes, when you are approved for Social Security benefits, the Social Security Administration (SSA) will determine that you need a Representative Payee to help you manage your money. Typically, the SSA will ask you to appoint someone who you see often and who cares about your well-being. Your […]