You cannot receive a full SSI benefit and a full SSD benefit for the same month. The amount you receive will be the higher of the two amounts even though when Social Security calculates it, you may get some SSI and SSD or vice versa.
Social Security Disability Blog Posts:
Disability and Retirement Benefits Can Be Calculated OnlineIt can be difficult to determine how much disability or retirement benefits you may be entitled to. Fortunately, the SSA has developed many
If you've applied for Social Security Disability, you've taken the first important step towards getting help. SSD is an insurance program for individuals whose disabilities prevent them from holding a
How Your SSD Benefits can be Affected by What You Post on Social Media.Social Security, in its budget request to Congress last year, said it would look into expanding the use of social media
When applying for Social Security Disability benefits (SSD), a few common mistakes could affect your chances of getting approved. Read on to see what these mistakes are and how you can avoid them.
Social Security Disability FAQ:
Social Security defines disability for SSD and SSI in the same way. A person has to be so physically or mentally impaired that they cannot be expected to work for at least 12
How long do I have to work before I am eligible for disability?The length of time you need to have worked in order to qualify for disability will vary depending on your age. Suffering from an
A Social Security disability denial can be based on several things, such as: Your medical records did not tell the full story You did not meet the medical requirements You did not meet all
To qualify for Social Security Disability — including Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) — you must suffer a total impairment that lasts for a year