Social Security Telephone Hearings During Pandemic
As many claimants awaiting hearings on their applications for disability benefits are aware, since mid-March, 2020, the only type of hearing being offered by the Social Security Administration is a [...]
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Economic Impact Payment for SSI / Social Security Recipients
The COVID-19 pandemic has turned every community on its head as the world grapples with containing the virus and maintaining everyone’s safety.  While state and national leaders were slow to [...]
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Working While Applying for Social Security Disability
If you have applied for Social Security Disability Insurance and/or SSI benefits, then either you have been forced to stop working entirely or are making and doing less that what [...]
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Working While Applying for Social Security Disability
If you have applied for Social Security Disability Insurance and/or SSI benefits, then either you have been forced to stop working entirely or are making and doing less that what [...]
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Why Personal Injury is Important to Us
In the late ‘80s in Georgia, two attorneys named Ken Smith and James Wallis established a law firm after winning a very successful personal injury case. The case was argued [...]
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Dealing with Household Finances After a Loved One’s Accident
if a loved one Lost suddenly, the surviving family was face-to-face with an unplanned, difficult reality. Know how assets are titled. Many couples don’t realize that assets held in an [...]
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A Powerful Behavior to Help You Regain Control
The Game-Changing Power of the Weekly Review Statistics from the Pew Research Center indicate that 20 percent of Americans suffer from information overload. With constant exposure to advertisements, TV shows, [...]
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Healthy Living Ideas for Those on Social Security Disability
Better Habits For Better Health—Even (Or Especially) If You Have a Disability Disabilities often prompt black and white thinking in regards to healthy living. Your health is already compromised, so [...]
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On Social Security Disability and Making the Most of Time
Prioritizing What’s Really Important When Time Is Precious Whether you’re terminally ill or simply busy managing a chronic disability, time is likely your most precious commodity. Instead of falling prey [...]
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Sick and in Need of Social Security Disability: Dealing with the Holidays
Celebrating the Holidays When You Are Profoundly Injured or Sick Ill health can make it difficult to enjoy many of the trappings of a festive holiday season. Limited mobility might [...]
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