5 Social Security Changes in 2023

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Anyone who receives Supplemental Security Income (SSI) or Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) will see some positive changes to their payouts when it comes to receiving benefits this year. These shifts will vary for some recipients depending on things like Medicare, primary insurance amount, type and length of disability, and more, but it is essential … Read more

Understand What Social Security Disability Really Means

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Applying for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) is a process that is often riddled with speed bumps and many applicants get rejected, must start over, and lose out on benefits in the process. Knowing how the programs work, what’s possible for you, and where things go from here is the first step to acquiring SSDI … Read more

Long Wait Times for SSDI Claims Approvals Cause Major Stress

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People who have developed a life-altering disability are already mentally and physically stressed. Their work, daily activities, and lifestyle have all been forced to change, along with their overall wellness. Applying for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) should deliver some peace of mind, but with the current wait times for approval for SSDI claims, there … Read more

Understanding the Differences Between SSI and SSDI

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Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) are both disability programs that offer cash benefits for people who are disabled. Their similarity in name, however, is where the things they have in common end, particularly when it comes to their differing financial eligibility requirements. Comparing SSI and SSDI SSDI is available to … Read more

Social Security Continues to Struggle Even with House Funding Bill

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The Appropriations Committee in the U.S. House of Representatives recently passed a bill that contains funding for the work of the Social Security Administration (SSA). For Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) candidates, this action matters because, while there is more funding to be had, there still isn’t quite enough funding to go around. Details of … Read more