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From the WASHINGTON POST: 597 days. And still waiting

Posted by Lisa Porter | Dec 03, 2017 | 0 Comments

“10,000 people died in the past year while stuck in a backlog of judges' disability cases.” Between 1996 and 2015, the number of working-age adults receiving federal disability payments increased significantly across the country, now more than ever it is all but a necessity that you get help gett...

You May Be Eligible To Expedite Your Disability Hearing

Posted by Lisa Porter | Nov 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

The vast majority of people who apply for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) will be denied at the first stage, and will continue on through the appeals and hearing process. Unfortunately, these systems are always backed up, leaving you with months or years of waiting, and when you are h...

Social Security Disability Can Be Confusing

Posted by Lisa Porter | Nov 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

When you have a medical condition that stops you from performing a full-time job, whether mental or physical in nature, you are supposed to claim benefits of disability from the social security administration to compensate you. By understanding the right procedures, requirements, and appeals that...

Factors That Determine Your Potential SSDI Back Payments

Posted by Lisa Porter | Nov 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

In many cases, a newly awarded claim for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) may be eligible for back payments, which are considered to be “past due” disability benefits. This can be a huge financial and emotional relief for many people, especially after the long claims process they'v...

Know Your Rights If You Are Disabled

Posted by Lisa Porter | Nov 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

In the United States, physically challenged people possess certain rights and are protected by a number of laws. There is also a vast network of nonprofit advocacy groups which ensures that these rights are not violated. One of the most popular pieces of legislation regarding the physically chall...

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