There’s varied amounts of time that it takes for your SSD benefits to begin. If your case is strictly an SSD case, it could take only a month for that benefit to begin. If your case is SSD and SSI combined, it might take more like three months for those benefits to begin because there has to be offset calculations made by Social Security. If your case is strictly an SSI case, it could take four to six weeks for your benefits to begin. And again, these times are governed by the case load at the local Social Security office and the payment center and so it could vary in any particular case.
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Social Security Disability Blog Posts:
How to Prepare and What You Can Expect at Your SSD Hearing
Living with a disability is difficult, managing through the process of obtaining disability benefits should not be. Read on for more information on what you can expect at your SSD hearing and how
Expedited SSD Claims for Veterans
If you are a veteran or wounded warrior, you may be eligible to have your Social Security Disability (SSD) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) claim expedited. Benefits offered through the Social
Creating A My Social Security Account: Why it is Important
Creating a my social security account through the SSA’s website is a free and secure way to access your personal Social Security Information at any time. This account is beneficial for those who
Changes to your Social Security Benefits in 2017
In 2017, Social Security Disability (SSD), Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Social Security Retirement recipients will see a slight increase in their monthly payments. Since there was an
Social Security Disability FAQ:
Can A Husband And Wife Both Collect Social Security Disability?
A husband and wife can both collect Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) in Pittsburgh. It is also possible — but more difficult — for both to qualify for Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
What is the SSA 3368 Form?
The Social Security Administration (SSA) provides a form, SSA-3368-BK (SSA 3368), “Disability Report Adult,” for you to use when applying for Social Security disability benefits. The SSA says that
What Is The Maximum Social Security Disability Benefit?
The maximum monthly Social Security Disability benefit for 2018 is $2,788, up from $2,687 in 2017. This is also the maximum monthly amount people who have reached full retirement age can receive for
Can We Invest Social Security Disability in a Roth IRA?
Almost anyone who works a job and has earned income can open and contribute to a Roth IRA. This includes those drawing Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits. If you continue to work