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The Expansion of the Social Security Administration’s Compassionate Allowance Program

Social Security disability benefits are available to qualifying individuals who are suffering from severe medical impairments. These benefits can be a critical resource for those struggling financially due to medical conditions preventing individuals from retaining gainful employment. While these benefits can provide much-needed support to disabled individuals across the country, they can be quite difficult…

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Social Security and Long-Covid

One of the scarier aspects of the COVID-19 pandemic is the long-term impact the virus can have on a person’s body. Anyone who has been infected with the virus can suffer these after-effects, even if they had minimal to no symptoms from the virus itself. While most people who contract COVID-19 end up developing mild…

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Social Security Disability Starter Kit

When you are in need of accessing Social Security Disability benefits, you may feel that the pressure is on! The financial pressure you can feel may be intense and the stress of going up against the disability benefits application process can leave you reeling. A good starting point may be to review the Social Security…

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Social Security Survivor Benefits

Under certain circumstances, the family members of a disabled individual can receive Social Security benefits. For instance, Social Security survivor benefits can kick in after the death of a disabled worker. After death, the disabled worker’s spouse or dependents may be eligible to receive these benefits. Here, we will discuss more on what Social Security…

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Undercover Surveillance and Social Security Disability

Have you heard rumors that Social Security will investigate you if you are applying for or receiving Social Security disability benefits? While it is unlikely that Social Security will hire a private investigator or start combing through your online and social media presence, this could very well happen if a red flag has been raised…

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Importance of Your Doctor in Your Disability Claim

Do you need to file for Social Security Disability benefits? A well-qualified support team can be essential in helping you successfully navigate this process. Your doctor will play a particularly significant role in your disability claim. While most people may be aware of the prominent role medical records will have in the process, the importance…

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How Can SSD Impact Long-Term Disability Claims?

Have you sustained a disabling injury or are unable to work due to other medical complications? If so, you may have done some research and are aware of several different programs that offer benefits to those with disabling conditions. The requirements and application procedures for these programs can, in and of themselves, be difficult to…

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