Social Security

How to Verify Whether You’re “Insured” to Claim Social Security Disability Benefits

11 Jun 2014

It is important for anyone who is considering an application for Social Security disability benefits, (benefits based upon their own past earnings records) to first verify that they have “insured” status under the Social Security regulations. To gain the status of “insured” in the eyes of the Social Security, one must have worked a certain [...]

How to Verify Whether You’re “Insured” to Claim Social Security Disability Benefits

Social Security Administration makes changes to cut costs

29 Dec 2011

The Social Security Administration, in an effort to cut it’s costs, has again taken away significant rights of disabled persons applying for Social Security Disability benefits. Just a few months ago, the Administration enacted Social Security Rule 11-1p.  Which says that if a Social Security Claimant has an application on appeal, they may not file [...]

Social Security Administration makes changes to cut costs