Non-citizens, who work in the United States, usually pay Social Security payroll taxes like everyone else and may qualify for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI).
To apply for disability benefits, you will need to complete an application for Social Security Benefits and the Disability Report. Below is a list of things that the Social Security Administration recommends that you bring … Read More
Unlike Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), there is no trial work period for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) disability beneficiaries. If you are receiving SSI, you may work and continue to receive payments until your earnings, … Read More
The Social Security Administration (SSA) prefers that you apply for Social Security Disability online instead of in person. This is mainly due to the fact that the SSA is understaffed and would have a hard … Read More
The “adult child” still needs to meet the Social Security’s definition of a disabled adult and must be unmarried, age 18 or older, and have a disability that started before age 22. Normally, to be … Read More
Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) is not available to those with a temporary disability or partial disability. To be approved for disability benefits from the Social Security Administration (SSA), you … Read More
Substance or alcohol abuse are major obstacles to receiving disability benefits. It is not uncommon for someone in chronic pain to attempt to self-medicate with illegal or prescription drugs. Substance or alcohol abuse are major … Read More
It is a common myth that the Social Security Administration (SSA) automatically denies all first-time applicants for Disability benefits.