Disability

When Will Social Security Run Out? Here Is the Truth About SSI

When Will Social Security Run Out? Here Is the Truth About SSI

When will Social Security run out?  Social security is the most prominent social insurance program in the US, but is it really here to stay? While the Social Security Administration (SSA) provided more than $1 trillion USD in benefits in 2018, the funds will not last forever, right?  Well…maybe? So, when will Social Security run out? Let’s attempt…

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5 Reasons You Need a Lawyer for Your Social Security Disability Appeal

5 Reasons You Need a Lawyer for Your Social Security Disability Appeal

Do you need a lawyer for your Social Security disability appeal?  You have worked hard and paid into the system. Now it is time to collect on that because you have been injured and cannot work anymore. You play by the book, go to your doctor appointments, get all the paperwork and send in your application…

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Do You Qualify for Disability? 5 Ways You Can Tell

Do You Qualify for Social Security Disability? 5 Ways You Can Tell

Do you qualify for Social Security disability? The 40 million Americans who have a disability are often unable to work. Fortunately, those with disabilities can receive assistance through Social Security Disability programs.  Disabled Americans may either qualify for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) depending on their situation. But if you have a disability, how do you know…

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Out of Work Due to a Disability? 6 Community Resources That Will Help

Out of Work Due to a Disability? 6 Community Resources That Will Help

Are you out of work due to a disability? Being out of work due to a disability can be scary and overwhelming, especially if you are unsure of what you should be doing until you get approved for Social Security. Thankfully, there are many community resources available that can provide you with assistance and aid…

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7 Possible Reasons You Were Denied Disability

7 Possible Reasons You Were Denied Disability

Were you denied Social Security disability? Nearly 70% of people who file for disability benefits are denied.  The rest of the applications are all denied disability for a variety of factors ranging from technical to medical. After all this, the median percentage (across the US) of those who do get accepted through reconsideration is just…

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5 Mistakes to Avoid Preparing for Your Social Security Disability Appeal

5 Mistakes to Avoid as You Prepare Your Social Security Disability Appeal

What are the five mistakes to avoid as you prepare your Social Security disability appeal? Filing for social security benefits can be a daunting task. Making it more daunting is the high probability you will get denied. Preliminary claims have a denial rate of 67%.  However, with the right guidelines to follow, you can make filing…

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Do SSI Lawyers Really Help With Your Disability Claim?

Do SSI Lawyers Really Help With Your Disability Claim?

Do Social Security lawyers really help with your disability claim? If you find yourself in need of assistance for a social security disability case, it is important to get help from an expert. Many people make the error of representing themselves. While you may know your rights, it is always advantageous to reach out to…

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How to Choose a Social Security Lawyer in Spokane

How to Choose a Social Security Lawyer in Spokane

If you’re looking for a Social Security Lawyer in Spokane, WA or northern Idaho here’s a checklist of five things to consider. Are they actually located in Spokane? Are they Connected to the Community of Spokane?  Do they Help You to Understand Your Social Security Claim? Are they an Expert  Are they Approachable? Are they…

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How to Choose a Disability Attorney

How to Choose a Social Security Lawyer

Do you know how to  choose a Social Security Lawyer? If you’re in the process of applying for Social Security Disability, or if you’ve already applied and are looking to get a bit more help for an appeal – then the following criteria can help you select the best Social Security lawyer for your case….

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10 Steps to Winning Your Social Security Disability Appeal

10 Steps to Winning A Social Security Appeal (Step-by-Step)

If you have applied for SSI or SSDI, you probably know that for many, getting approved on your first shot is a challenge.  Getting approved is not an impossible challenge, but the odds can be against you. If you now have, or fear that you will have a denial letter in hand, here’s a step-by-step…

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