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Social Security's 5-Step Sequential Analysis for Disability Determinations
Social Security's 5-Step Sequential Analysis for Disability DeterminationsSocial Security reviews cases using thefive-step sequential evaluation processto decide is a person is disabled. Here are the 5 questions that make up the sequential evaluation process: Does your impairmen... more...

Posted almost 6 years ago.


Applying for Social Security Disability Benefits: Welcome to the Machine
Welcome to the Machine People prefer to work, to accomplish goals and objectives, achieve things and earn their own way. And the vast majority of Americans do just that, for all or most of their lives. However, a small percentage of us are not that fortunate. Somewhere along thei... more...

Posted about 6 years ago.


Unemployment and Social Security Disability Benefits Simultaneously
Unemployment and Social Security Disability Benefits SimultaneouslyYes, it may be possible for an individual to receive unemployment and Social Security benefits for the same month. A second memo was issued on August 9, 2010 on how Social Security should treat applications for in... more...

Posted almost 6 years ago.


Working While Receiving Social Security Disability Benefits - Tread Very Carefully!
You can continue to receive your Social Security Disability (SSD) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) disability benefits while attempting to return to work. Please note, after a few small deductions, any income you receive will reduce your SSI benefits, if any, dollar for doll... more...

Posted about 5 years ago.


Working while Applying for Social Security Disability - Claimant Beware!
Working while applying for Social Security DisabilityAccording to the United States Supreme Court, a return to work before the end of the continuous period of not less than 12 months" required by the Social Security Act and before the claim is decided, precludes a finding that a ... more...

Posted about 5 years ago.