1. What is the Difference between SSDI and SSI?

    Part of our Social Security Fridays series The Social Security Administration offers two programs that pay monthly benefits to individuals who are unable to work due to disabling medical conditions. One of them is Social Security Disability Insurance, otherwise referred to as “SSDI” or “Title …Read More

  2. Social Security Fridays

    Do I need an attorney to help with my Social Security disability application? You can seek legal help at any point in time during the application process, and having an attorney assist you has several potential benefits. Attorneys who specialize in handling Social Security matters are able to offer …Read More

  3. Social Security Fridays

    When should I apply for Social Security Disability benefits? If you do not think you are able to work on a full-time basis in any type of job, then you should consider completing an application for Social Security Disability benefits. You may complete an application at any time, but in order for you…Read More

  4. Social Security Fridays

    What benefits can I get from Social Security, and how do I apply? The Social Security Administration pays benefits that fall into four basic categories: (1) retirement; (2) disability; (3) dependent; and (4) survivors. Online applications for retirement and disability benefits can be found on the So…Read More