Monthly Archives: February 2011

Denied at a Disability Hearing

Claimants denied Social Security Disability benefits at the Administrative Hearing level have already been denied once or twice at the application level and the reconsideration level (unless this level was omitted). At this point most claimants are very discouraged and … Continue reading

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How can I get Social Security Disability if I haven’t worked or I have not worked in a long time?

Disability benefits are administered by the Federal government through two different disability programs: Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI). The Social Security Disability Insurance program is offered to workers who have worked and paid employment taxes, … Continue reading

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How long does it take to get a Social Security hearing decision?

Has it been weeks since you attended your Social Security Disability Hearing and presented evidence for your Social Security Disability claim? Maybe you are wondering if you have been approved for Social Security Disability benefits. No doubt you are frustrated. … Continue reading

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Denied for Other Work by Social Security Disability

Social Security Disability Insurance or Supplemental Security Income benefits are awarded to claimants who are determined to be totally disabled and unable to perform substantial gainful activity. Unlike other types of disability programs such as Veteran’s disability, SSDI and SSI … Continue reading

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Can I work and get Social Security Disability benefits?

Claimants may qualify for Supplemental Security Income or Social Security Disability Insurance working part-time and receiving a limited income, but Social Security Disability Income (SSDI) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) will be denied by the Social Security Administration if the … Continue reading

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