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New Changes To 4 Social Security Rulings Create Difficulties For Claimants (Part 2)

Recently the Social Security Administration(SSA)  announced it is rescinding four Social Security Rulings This will be the second of four articles explaining how these will negatively affect claimants who are applying for Social Security benefits. In our last blog post we discussed the rescinding of SSR and what it means to claimant benefits. In this post Read More






New Changes To 4 Social Security Rulings Create Difficulties for Claimants (Part 1)

New Social Security Rulings Will Make it Difficult for Claimants to Obtain SSD Benefits Recently the Social Security Administration(SSA) announced it is rescinding four Social Security Rulings This will be the first of four articles explaining how these will negatively affect claimant’s applying for Social Security benefits. Social Security recently announced they are rescinding 4 Read More






Why the Onset Date is Important in a Social Security Disability Case

Your onset date is the date you became disabled. Social Security would say this is the day you stopped working if it is a Social Security Disability (SSD)Case. If your case is for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits your onset date is the day you submit your application. Your onset date is more important in Read More






Remember Why You Are Applying for Social Security Disability

There are three ways to apply for Social Security Disability(SSD) benefits: in-person, online, and by phone. What you say when applying matters, and what you say may harm your case if you are not careful.   On the paper application question# 22 asks: “Are you still unable to work because of your illnesses, injuries, or Read More






8 Qualities to Look for in a SSD Attorney

How do you know the best SSD attorney to choose for your legal representation? What qualities are critical to having the best chance for approval of your application for disability benefits? Read on to discover the factors that are important in choosing a law firm for your Social Security disability needs Factor 1: Does the Read More