In our last blog, we discussed the application interview portion of the claims process, namely, what the SSA is trying to understand during the interview. In this blog, we’ll be discussing how you should prepare to answer the questions that your interviewer will ask. Each question asked should be addressed honestly, directly, and concisely. It’s
Throughout the process of applying for disability, there are a number of steps to consider. One of the most stressful portions for any claimant is the application interview process. You may be wondering what the Social Security Administration (SSA) is trying to discern through the application interview, and you might wonder what questions they’ll ask
People apply for Social Security Disability Benefits every day, more than can ultimately be approved for benefits. Furthermore, the economic uncertainty of Social Security makes approval an even more challenging goal. At the initial stage of application, over 70% of applications are denied in Kentucky. Of those denials, claimants who seek reconsideration are even more
There are, or can be, several stages to the process of securing Social Security Disability benefits. First, there is the initial filing of your claim, filing an appeal if claim is denied, and if that appeal is denied, then filing for a hearing before a judge.
Social Security disability benefits are available to those who are unable to work due to illness or injury. If you’re considering applying for Social Security disability, you probably have questions about the qualifications. One question many people have is “can I apply for Social Security disability benefits if I have family members who are working?”
If you or a loved one has a medical condition that renders them unable to work, it may be worth researching the Social Security Administration’s disability programs.