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how do I know if my disability is approved
December 14, 2020

How Do I Know If My Disability is Approved?

So, you’ve applied for Social Security disability. You’ve gone through the process of applying and have been patiently waiting for your case to be reviewed. You may find yourself wondering, “How do I know if my disability is approved?” The disability approvals process can be long and complex, so it’s important for you to understand… Read more »

activities of daily living
December 03, 2020

A Pocket Guide: Activities of Daily Living

You may not think much of it, but the activities you perform on a daily basis play an essential role in whether or not your disability benefits are granted or denied by the Social Security Administration. The term for this is simply activities of daily living, also referred to as ADL. Below, we explain what… Read more »

how to win a Social Security disability hearing
October 29, 2020

Tips for How to Win a Social Security Disability Hearing

You could end up waiting more than a year for your Social Security disability hearing, so you want to make sure you’re well prepared. From showing up on time and taking care of your appearance to making sure you know how to answer the questions that will be asked of you, there are many things… Read more »

will my social security disability increase if my condition worsens
September 30, 2020

Can Social Security Disability Increase If My Condition Worsens?

The Social Security disability application process can be long and changes in your health condition can arise along the way. A worsening medical situation can impact how applications are processed, and severity of a condition can help move things along for a quicker decision. But can Social Security disability increase if a condition worsens? We… Read more »

Will inheritance affect my SSI benefits
September 04, 2020

Will Inheritance Affect My SSI Benefits?

Eligibility for Social Security disability benefits depends on several factors, including your health, ability to work, living situation, and financial resources or income earned. This also varies based on the type of benefit program you seek. Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) have slightly different qualifying factors, in particular when it… Read more »