Pandemic Makes SSDI Delays Worse: Social Security Lawyer Explains
There was already a backlog of Social Security Disability appeals. Now, the pandemic has increased the backlog and wait times. The Social Security lawyers at Casper & Casper explain how the pandemic might affect your case—and what to do in response.
Can You Get Disability Benefits If You’re Not Permanently Disabled?
Do you have to have a permanent disability to get SSDI benefits? Or do short-term medical conditions qualify? Keep reading to find out. Plus, learn other important information you need to know when applying for SSDI benefits.
Why You Shouldn’t Wait to File for Social Security Disability
It’s hard enough to deal with a long-term illness or disability. But when you add a complex court case that’s stacked against you on top of that? It’s more than anyone should have to handle alone! With everything going on in the world right now, it might seem like a good idea to wait until things calm down to file for SSDI, but that’s not what is in your best interest. In fact, we recommend you start right away. Today, if possible! Why the urgency? Keep reading to understand why you shouldn’t wait to file for Social Security Disability benefits.
When to Hire a Social Security Attorney
Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits offer a lifeline for those struggling financially; however, these benefits can be hard to get! This is especially true if you apply without the help of legal counsel. Why and when should you hire a Social Security attorney? We explain just a few of the reasons you might consider hiring an attorney.
Disabled by 22: Can Young Adults Get SSDI?
We’ve worked with many a young person who is disabled and worried about supporting themselves. They want to know: what are their options? Can young adults get SSDI benefits? What if they don’t qualify Today, we’re giving an overview of how SSDI works for young adults who become disabled. Keep reading to learn more about this important topic.
Will Volunteering Hurt My Social Security Disability Claim?
The Social Security Administration (SSA) has strict rules for what it considers to be work, and no one wants to jeopardize their benefits—their livelihood.
Questions to Ask before Hiring a Disability Lawyer
If you need to apply for Social Security Disability, you might be considering a lawyer. A disability lawyer can be a great asset for your claim—as long as it’s the right one.
Can You Get Multiple Social Security Benefits?
Social Security is an incredibly complex, confusing system—with a bureaucracy that seems designed to trip you up.
Can Children Get Social Security Disability Benefits?
Parenting a special needs child can be just as joyous as any other type of parenting. That said, there are often additional stressors that affect families with special needs children. Children with disabilities often require care that is expensive, which can be a source of worry for parents and caregivers.
What Are SSDI “Compassionate Allowances”?
Social Security Disability Insurance is a type of insurance that covers workers who become temporarily or permanently disabled. To qualify, you need to meet certain medical and work requirements.