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When Money Becomes a Resource for SSI and Excluded Burial Funds

By   /  January 14, 2017  /  Ask The Disability Advisor  /  No Comments

Dear Disability Advisor, My adult disabled son receives both SSDI and SSI. I understand that the money he has been receiving is now paid directly to the responsible parties of the board and care where he lives.These people are now the payee, replacing my son as payee. I assume the recipient of these funds receives $1100 […]

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Handling Back Pay Child Benefits Paid to A Now Adult Child

By   /  January 14, 2017  /  Ask The Disability Advisor  /  No Comments

Dear Disability Advisor, My step mother recently informed me that I would be receiving in my name back pay benefits for when I lived with her as a teen of her disability claim. I am now 32 and had no idea this claim existed. But she has told me that the money belongs to her. […]

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Coordination of STD and SSD Payments

By   /  January 13, 2017  /  Ask The Disability Advisor  /  No Comments

Dear Disability Advisor, I looked up my status of social security disability claim and this is what it states: “Your claim for Disability benefits has been approved. A detailed notice has been sent to you with your benefit information. For more information please use the Benefit Verification Letter to check your benefit details”   “If you […]

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Back Pay Due a Homeless Claimant

By   /  January 13, 2017  /  Ask The Disability Advisor  /  No Comments

Dear Disability Advisor, My Sister Was Approved 3 years ago but Was Homeless Living On The Streets. The Family Has Finally Found Her, So How Long Will It Take For Her To Get Her Disability Benefits When We Take Her To Social Security  Office And My Mom Be Her Payee? Collage Dear Collage, Your mother […]

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Interaction between a Ticket to Work and a Continuing Disability Review

By   /  January 9, 2017  /  Ask The Disability Advisor  /  No Comments

Hello, If you begin the Ticket to Work Program shortly after a medical review is initiated, presumably Social Security is then able to finish the review since it had already begun prior to beginning the program. Hypothetically if Social Security finds that you are no longer disabled or medically improved, but you had already started […]

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Social Security Disability Appeal

By   /  January 2, 2017  /  Appeals  /  73 Comments

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Overturning a Disability Denial with a Social Security Disability Appeal – Learn when and how to appeal a Social Security Disability denial and find out where to get assistance with your Social Security Disability appeal.

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How Social Security Decides Whether You Are Disabled

By   /  January 2, 2017  /  Claims Process  /  233 Comments

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Learn how Social Security decides if you are eligible for Social Security Disability benefits and find out where to get help with your disability claim.

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How Much You Will Receive and What to Expect after Approval of Your Social Security Disability Claim

By   /  January 2, 2017  /  After Approval  /  831 Comments

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Learn about benefits and work after approval of your Social Security Disability claim and where to get assistance if your disability benefits are cut off.

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Supplemental Security Income—SSI—the Other Disability Benefit

By   /  January 2, 2017  /  SSI  /  490 Comments

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Learn about SSI disability for disabled children and disabled adults with limited income and assets. Find out where to get help with an SSI claim or appeal.

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Understanding Social Security Disability (SSD)—An Overview of the Basics

By   /  January 2, 2017  /  SSD Basic Facts  /  422 Comments

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Get answers to the most frequently asked questions about Social Security Disability and learn where to get help with your Social Security Disability claim.

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