202002.05
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Cancer and SSDI Benefits

Many of those with cancer may not consider themselves disabled. However, the fact of the matter is that many diagnoses and radiation treatments prevent you from working. Additionally, the cost of treatment can be overwhelming to handle on your own. If you have been diagnosed with cancer, does it make sense to try and claim…

201912.27
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Supplemental Security Income (SSI) for Your Child

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) is the type of social security disability for those with little or no income and assets who are disabled, blind or over 65. If you do not have enough work hours to qualify for Social Security Disability (SSDI), this is an ideal method to help support yourself. Often, this is also…

201912.27
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Social Security Scams: What You Need to Know While Applying

When applying for social security benefits, you may become vulnerable to online or phone scams trying to steal your personal information or benefits. Ladas & Hoopes wants to keep you informed and help protect against any threats to your information. While applying for SSD, you should never give any personal information to anyone over the…

201910.28
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Understanding Spousal Security Disability Benefits

You may be eligible for SSDI, but what about your family? Could your spouse, or even an ex-spouse, receive partial benefits? Depending on your situation, your husband or wife may be eligible. See the qualifications for SSDI spousal benefits and learn how much they can collect. QualificationsIf you have been married for over a year…

201908.29
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Social Security Disability vs. Supplemental Security Income

If you are thinking of applying for Social Security Disability, Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Social Security Income (SSI) are two of the most common programs for which to apply. The main difference between these two is that SSDI is for injured workers, while SSI is for low-income individuals who haven’t worked long enough…

201905.20
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What information do you need to apply for SSD?

The process of applying for Social Security Disability (SSD) benefits can be complicated. That being said, you can make it easier on yourself by having all of your correct information gathered and organized. After you’ve decided to apply, your first step should be getting all this necessary information together as to avoid any unnecessary headaches….

201904.10
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Are You Eligible for Social Security Disability Benefits?

If some sort of accident or disability keeps you from working, there is a chance that you are eligible to receive Social Security Disability (SSD) benefits. You may have physical or mental impairments that are holding you back from working, however, there is a very specific definition of the term disabled when it comes to…

201901.08
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The Benefits of Hiring a Social Security Disability Lawyer

The Social Security Disability (SSD) application process is complex and can be overwhelming. It’s hard to say, much less complete! While you can certainly try to go at it on your own, hiring a lawyer who specializes in Social Security Disability cases can be beneficial in a number of ways. In fact, no matter where…

201901.08
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What to Expect at Your Social Security Disability Hearing

If you’ve been denied Social Security Disability (SSD), and the appeal didn’t go your way either, it’s important not to lose hope. You still have the right to request a hearing before an Administrative Law Judge, and at the hearing level, your chances of being approved for SSD insurance benefits increase significantly! It’s been estimated…

201704.20
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5 Mistakes to Avoid When Filing a Personal Injury Claim

When you get injured in an accident, the last thing you want to deal with is the personal injury claim process. In order to file a valid and successful claim, there are a series of steps that need to be taken. It’s important you understand the common mistakes individuals make when filing a personal injury…