Social Security Disability

How Can You Help Your Adult Autistic Child File For Disability?

Supplemental Security Income benefits are designed to provide an income to severely disabled children and adults with very limited financial resources. However, since the income of the entire family is considered when determining a child’s financial eligibility for the program,…

Read More...

SSDI: Can I Work While Receiving Disability Benefits?

If you are disabled, but still wish to work, there are certain ways the Social Security disability benefits program allows for disabled individuals to work while continuing to receive Social Security disability benefits, which may benefit you. Additionally, if qualified, you…

Read More...

Will SSI or SSDI benefits be taxed?

  Tax season is one of the most dreaded times of the year for many Philadelphia residents. It can be stressful and emotionally draining to prepare a tax return, particularly when unique circumstances are present. One such unique circumstance comes…

Read More...

How long does it take before disability benefits are approved?

  When Philadelphia residents are facing difficult circumstances, it is vital that they receive the assistance they need as soon as possible. Each day, week and month without that assistance can make the situation even worse. This is certainly true…

Read More...

Can Self-Employed Qualify For SSDI Benefits In Pennsylvania?

While wage earners pay Social Security taxes through withholding from their paycheck, this does not mean that you cannot qualify for Social Security disability benefits if you are self-employed. Whether you are a small business owner or an independent contractor,…

Read More...

Applying For Social Security Disability If You Have Cancer

If you have been diagnosed with cancer, you understandably might be overwhelmed with anxiety and fear about the future. The potentially life-threatening nature of a cancer diagnosis and the rigors of fighting the disease and coping with treatment side effects…

Read More...

How do living arrangement affect SSI benefits?

  When disabled individuals are unable to meet their financial needs, they can qualify for a variety of social programs. Supplemental Security Income is one of those programs. SSI benefits can help individuals with few assets receive some monthly income…

Read More...

Social Security disability benefits for those with asthma

  Many Pennsylvania residents live with debilitating illnesses. In some cases, these illnesses can be managed and individuals can live a relatively normal life. However, some individuals have such a severe illness that it becomes impossible for the person to…

Read More...

What Type of Disabilities Qualify for SSDI?

What Type of Disabilities Qualify for SSDI? When evaluating whether a medical condition qualifies for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) or Social Security Income (SSI), a claimant will want to consult the “Listing of Medical Impairments” (referred to as the…

Read More...

Social Security disability benefits and incarceration

  No one is perfect. People make mistakes and those mistakes can affect the course of their future. When people are charged with crimes, a variety of serious consequences can follow. These consequences apply no matter who the person is…

Read More...
Scroll to Top