What Is a Social Security Disability Freeze?

Your Social Security retirement or disability benefit amounts are based on your earnings—what you pay into the Social Security system while working. So when you have an interruption in your work, it reduces Social Security’s calculation of how much you’ll get in benefits. But what happens when you can’t work through no fault of your

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Can I Work While Applying For Social Security Disability?

When you’re applying for Social Security Disability benefits, you may wonder if you’re allowed to work while you wait for the results of your claim. This is one of the most common questions I get as a disability lawyer. It’s understandable that you might have this question because the process to get benefits can be

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Social Security Disability Law Changes in 2021, 2020 and 2019

Social Security Disability provides monthly income and Medicare eligibility when you can’t work because of serious health problems. When your days are filled with medical appointments and worries about lost earnings, these benefits are a major lifeline. But deciding who should get benefits is complicated. The Social Security Disability system has thousands of rules. The

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