If you currently receive Social Security Disability benefits, you may be feeling reluctant to return to work for fear that it can have a negative effect on your SSDI, SSI, Medicare, or any of the other benefits that you are receiving. The approval process for Social Security Disability is notoriously long and difficult which makes…Read more
The Link Between Social Media and Disability Benefits
Getting followed on social media could soon have a new meaning for those looking to apply for Social Security disability benefits. As of Spring 2019, the Social Security Administration (SSA) has started to screen social media accounts when evaluating eligibility to receive Social Security disability. The inspiration comes from critics of the SSA looking to…Read more
How Does Divorce Affect Adult Children?
“Your mother and I are getting a divorce.” Hearing these words as a child is devastating, but when you’re an adult who has since moved out and started your own life–how are you supposed to feel, exactly? While your closest friends may empathize with you, you may feel as though your only option is to…Read more
My Social Security Disability Claim was Denied – Now What Do I Do?
We understand that having your claim denied by the Social Security Administration (SSA) is devastating. But don’t worry just yet. This is incredibly common, and you can appeal your decision. According to the Disability Benefits Center, more than 70% of the disability claims received in Alabama are not approved during the initial stage of the…Read more