Category Archives: Social Security Disability

Can I Collect Social Security Benefits From My Ex-Spouse?

Can I Receive Social Security Benefits From My Ex-Spouse After Divorce? In some circumstances, the answer is YES! Per the Social Security Administration – If you are divorced, but your marriage lasted 10 years or longer, YOU CAN receive benefits on your ex-spouse’s record (even if they have remarried) if: You are unmarried You are

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My claim was denied. Do I need to file another application?

Sometimes, your Social Security disability claim is denied following your application. Your disability claim’s denial is likely due to a decision by the Social Security Administration in regards to your overall disability status; often they will make this decision based on a number of factors and will include a full description as to why your

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Why You should be Cautious On Social Media if you’re on Disability

Sources say that the federal government has been attempting to use social media in order to find people who have been fraudulently receiving disability payments. As such, it might be wise to ensure that your Social media profiles on websites such on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram are consistent with your disability status. The United States

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What is acceptable medical evidence for determining SSDI?

Everyone in Tennessee lives different lives unique to their specific situation. There are many aspects that affect one’s life and how they live it. This could be the type of job they have and what they can afford based on their income. A person’s upbringing also has an effect on how they make decisions and

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People who are eligible for SSDI may also be entitled to Medicare

Just about every Tennessean has suffered at injury at one time or another. In most instances, these injuries are relatively minor, and people are able to get back to their normal lives fairly quickly. However, there are many other individuals who are unable to recover quickly from the injuries they suffer. Sometimes these individuals may

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Common reasons for denial of a social security disability claim

People in Tennessee injure themselves every day. Such injuries may be minor, such as a bruise or a small cut that requires minimum medical attention, or it can be much more serious and require professional medical attention. This is also true for illnesses and diseases. Some people can get over certain illnesses relatively quickly, but

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Helping disabled individuals pursue the benefits they need

Life for people in Tennessee is unpredictable. Even when one has routines, and one day sometimes feels no different than the last, unexpected things can happen to anyone. It could be a car accident, a workplace accident, they may be the victim of a crime or other things can happen. These incidents also can lead

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