Tag Archives: Social Security Disability Insurance

WHAT DOES DISABILITY MEAN FOR SOCIAL SECURITY

The Social Security Administration uses its own definition of disability in order to decide whether someone can receive Disability Insurance, or SSI benefits based on disability. The definition of disability under Social Security is different from those used in other programs. Social Security does not pay benefits for partial disability or for short-term disability. Social […]

How Long Will It Take To Schedule my Social Security Hearing?

Waiting for your Social Security Disability Hearing isn’t easy. Many claimants have no source of income while they are waiting. It is hard to understand why it takes so long. The basic problem is that a lot of bad decisions about disability are made on the initial application, and there are therefore a lot of […]