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Applying for Disability Benefits with No History of Treatment

Submitted by Deanna on Wed, 04/20/2016 - 12:50

If you suffer from a disabling condition that leaves you unable to work, you may wonder how you are going to pay the next medical bill or household expense. Fortunately, the Social Security Administration (SSA) offers disability benefits to those who they determine are financially and medically eligible to receive benefits.

Applying for Benefits with an Invisible Disability

Submitted by Bryan on Tue, 04/19/2016 - 16:08

If you suffer from a disability that makes it so you are unable to work, you may be eligible for disability benefits. These benefit payments can help you pay for your medical bills and everyday living expenses.

Disability benefits are offered through the Social Security Administration (SSA), and you must be medically and financially eligible in order to receive them.

But how can you apply for disability benefits if your disability is not visually apparent or obvious?

When Should I Check In on My Disability Case?

Submitted by Deanna on Fri, 04/15/2016 - 11:43

Disability benefits are a form of financial assistance offered through the Social Security Administration (SSA) to those who live with a disability. If you are disabled and have become unable to work, you can apply for disability benefits to help cover the expenses related to medical bills and everyday living.

If you have already applied for benefits and are unsure about the status of your application, don’t hesitate to check in with the SSA and continue to do so, ensuring that you are kept in the loop of your disability benefits application process.

Consultive Exams And Your Disability Application

Submitted by Deanna on Wed, 04/13/2016 - 12:50

If your disability makes it so that you are unable to work and you need financial assistance, you can apply for disability benefits through the Social Security Administration (SSA). These benefits can help you pay for your everyday living expenses and medical bills.

The application process for disability benefits can be lengthy and complicated, and the SSA may request that you complete a consultative medical exam as part of your application materials. Read more about what a consultative exam means and entails.

What Would Happen if the Social Security Disability Fund is Cut?

Submitted by Deanna on Tue, 09/15/2015 - 12:41

Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) is a federal benefit program funded through taxes paid by American workers. These tax monies are placed into an account known as the Social Security Disability Insurance Trust Fund. This fund is the source for the monthly benefits that are paid to disabled workers and others.