How does Social Security determine disability?

Answer If a person cannot work due to a disability and has paid into FICA (Social Security), she can apply for disability payments through the Social Security Office. The process can take up to six months... Read More »

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How does social security determine a disability amount?

A person receives the amount of money necessary to put them 3 percent below the poverty line. Nice right :(

How to Determine Past Due Social Security Disability?

Almost every claim for Social Security Disability (SSD) benefits is eligible for back pay. Back pay is the past due amount owed to you based on the amount of time between the date of disability and... Read More »

At what age does social security disability become regular social security?

The Social Security Administration provides disability benefits to individuals who are unable to work due to a medical condition and retirement benefits to those who are age 65 and older. Disabilit... Read More »

If you collect private disability then qualify for social security disability can you collect them both My private plan says nothing about social security benefits?

Yes you can. However if your collecting disability benefits from a LTD then they will most likely kick you off once you start receiving your SSDI benefits. However, if you trying to get on SSI, whi... Read More »