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Some Americans May Soon Be at Greater Risk of Losing Their Social Security Disability Benefits

Approximately 16 million Americans depend on Social Security Disability benefits to help make ends meet. These federal payments provide essential financial support to adults and children with physical or mental Read More

Can You Be Fired While Out of Work on Temporary Disability?

In the three-week period following the realization that COVID-19 would have a major impact on American life, more than 16 million people filed for unemployment benefits, far exceeding any short-term Read More

Why Are Social Security Disability Benefits Commonly Denied or Terminated?

A long-term disability due to an accident or illness could put you and your loved ones in serious financial straits. If you’re unable to work or have had to take Read More

Qualifying for Social Security Disability in Tennessee

More than 65 million Americans receive monthly Social Security benefits. The payments are intended to replace a portion of your earnings when you retire, become disabled or die. They are Read More

Do I Need an Attorney to Obtain Social Security Disability Benefits?

You don’t need an attorney to apply for Social Security Disability benefits, but it is well advised to consider engaging an attorney both before and after making application for either Read More

Who Qualifies for Social Security Disability

Seeking disability benefits can be daunting. Only about 25 percent of all disability claims in Tennessee get approved at the level of the initial claim or disability application, one of Read More

How to File for Social Security Disability

The first step to securing Social Security disability benefits in Tennessee is preparing and filing your application. You may file via phone or in person at your local Social Security Read More

How Does the Social Security Administration Decide If You’re Disabled?

The Social Security Administration pays disability insurance (SSDI) benefits to eligible workers who are totally and permanently disabled. But what is the basis for SSA’s determination? In short, you must Read More

How Much of Your Medical History Must You Submit for Social Security Disability?

When applying for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits, you must submit sufficient medical documentation to allow an evaluator to decide you are totally and permanently disabled. Many applicants decide to Read More

When Should I Hire a Lawyer to Help Me with My SSDI Claim?

Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) can be extremely complicated. The application process is designed to initially reject all but the most obvious cases of disability. Many people with real disabilities Read More

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