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Your Disability May Be Reviewed by the SSA to Evaluate Improvement

Seek Help From an Experienced Tampa Social Security Disability Lawyer If you receive Social Security Disability Income (SSDI) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits, the Social Security Administration (SSA) has a right to routinely conduct “disability reviews” to determine whether you still have a qualifying disability.  This is a rather sensible policy, as many disabilities […]

How Does a Legal Settlement Impact SSI Benefits?

Hire a Skilled Tampa Social Security Disability Lawyer If you receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits in Florida, then you may be concerned about maintaining your eligibility, particularly if you have received a financial windfall due to a positive outcome in a legal settlement or lawsuit. So, how does a monetary award received in a […]

Coronavirus Impacts Could Qualify You for SSDI

Skilled Tampa Social Security Disability Lawyer Ready to Help If you’ve been infected by coronavirus — and recovered — then you may be (rightfully) feeling relief at having survived this deadly disease, but it’s important to understand that coronavirus infection could have long-term, negative health consequences.  In some cases, long-term damage may disable the patient […]

Can I Receive Both SSI and SSDI Benefits?

Experienced Tampa Social Security Disability Lawyer If you’ve been disabled by an injury, illness, or other condition, but were awarded a low Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefit amount, then you may be wondering if you are also qualified to receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI) to help cover all your monthly expenses. After all, it […]

What is a Social Security Offset Rider, and How Does It Work?

Private, individual disability insurance can provide a substantial amount of value to those who are looking to mitigate the potential financial risk of a catastrophic injury, illness, or condition, but in some situations — particularly those involving an older policyholder — the premiums are simply too high. Social Security Offset riders are an excellent tool […]

Benefits for Children With Disabilities

Social Security benefits are not limited to retirement benefits, dependent benefits, survivor benefits, and standard disability benefits.  In fact, many people are not aware of just how fundamentally wide-reaching Social Security benefits are.  If you have a child suffering from a severe disability, you may be entitled to recover benefits on their behalf, even if […]

Qualifying for Social Security Disability Benefits with a Cancer Diagnosis

Experienced SSDI Attorney in Tampa, FL Social security disability insurance (SSDI) benefits can be extremely helpful for those who are suffering from a serious illness or other injury, and who are rendered incapable of working as a result.  SSDI benefits may be available to those who have been diagnosed with cancer, but it’s important to […]

Most Initial SSDI Applications in Tampa Are Denied

The Realities of the SSDI Process When first-time Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) claimants submit an application for benefits with the Social Security Administration (SSA), they often assume that they will be granted benefits on the basis of this initial application.  In truth, however, the large majority of initial SSDI applications are denied by SSA […]

Securing Immediate SSI Payments

Experienced Tampa Social Security Lawyer If you’ve submitted an application for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits, it’s also likely that you are in difficult financial circumstances — perhaps even a situation demanding immediate assistance. Fortunately, there are a number of different ways through which claimants can receive benefits early (in some cases before they are […]