Is a stroke victim eligible for social security disability?

Answer On One Hand: Permanent Disability or NotStroke victims may be candidates for Social Security Disability, depending on the severity and the long-lasting effects from the stroke. The application proc... Read More »

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How to Stay Eligible for Social Security Disability?

Social Security disability benefits provide a means of support for people with physical or mental conditions that prevent them from earning a living. Obtaining benefits is notoriously difficult. Ma... Read More »

Who is eligible to file for social security disability?

You may be eligible for Social Security disability benefits if you have worked at jobs covered by Social Security, can no longer work because of a disability and have been or will be disabled for a... Read More »

How long must one work to be eligible for social security disability?

On One Hand: Eligibility Generally Depends on Your CreditsThe rule of thumb is that you must work five out of the last ten years to qualify for any Social Security benefits. But what gets the bigge... Read More »

When a person is awarded Social Security Disability Insurance how is it that Social Security can withhold 6 months of pay?

When you are awarded Social Security disability benefits, you do not receive benefits beginning on your onset date. Rather, there is a 5 month "waiting period" before benefits begin.As a practical ... Read More »