Monthly Archives: May 2014

What are the requirements for receiving disabled widow’s benefits?

You may be able to get disabled widow(er)’s benefits at age 50 if your disability must have started before age 60 and within seven years of the latest of the following dates: the month the worker died; the last month … Continue reading

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Top Ten Mistakes Social Security Makes on Your Disability Case That Get Your Case Remanded

Because only one-quarter to one-third of disability applications are approved at the initial level, a successful disability claim usually requires more than one appeal. While many disability applicants win their cases after a hearing in front of an administrative law … Continue reading

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Faster benefit decisions for veterans

On Memorial Day, as we pay tribute to the men and women who gave the ultimate sacrifice for our country, we also share some news about Social Security disability benefits for veterans with disabilities: a new expedited disability process. We … Continue reading

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