Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Qualifications

  Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Qualifications SSI is for adults and children who are low-income and disabled or age 65. SSI benefits are not the same as Social Security Disability (SSD) ben...

Long Term Disability Cautionary Warnings

CAUTIONARY WARNINGS! IF YOU RECEIVE A LETTER FROM INDIVIDUALS CLAIMING THEY CAN REPRESENT YOU ON YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY DISABILITY CLAIM WHILE YOU ALSO PURSUE YOUR LONG TERM DISABILITY (LTD) CLAIM WITH ...

How to Prepare for Your Hearing Before the Judge

Click the arrow to hear audio from Attorney Carol Avard Your hearing will be very informal and behind closed doors. Your attorney will be with you and a person who records the hearing. There may or ma...

Cobra and Your Health Care Where to get Health Care

COBRA, MEDICARE and SOCIAL SECURITY DISABILITY General Rule:Employers must provide COBRA coverage for those who lost their job or had a reduction in hours for a period of 18 months. 29 U.S.C. ll62(2)(...

How to Complete Social Security Forms

Social Security Forms Your case may be denied because you, your spouse, friends, or relatives did not know how to complete many of the Social Security forms. Some judges use statements on these forms ...

Favorable Decision Checklist

NOW THAT YOU HAVE RECEIVED A FAVORABLE DECISION, you have some other steps to take in order to make full use of the favorable decision. Check with your Social Security office to see if they need any m...