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Obtaining Survivors Benefits After the Death of a Disabled Loved One

When a Social Security Disability (SSD) benefits recipient passes away, his or her surviving dependents may be eligible to receive survivors benefits. However, certain requirements must be met to qualify. The disability lawyers at Dayes Law Firm further… Read More

Is It Possible for Both Spouses to Collect Social Security Disability?

In some situations, both spouses may be able to receive Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) or even Supplemental Security Income (SSI). However, receiving benefits under both programs may affect a claimant’s eligibility, so it is important to… Read More

Receiving Social Security Benefits While Outside the U.S.

For recipients of Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits, what happens to payments if you go outside of the U.S? Many beneficiaries worry that international travel may affect their ability to continue… Read More

Can Drug or Alcohol Use Affect My Ability to Obtain Benefits?

Being disabled can take a physical, emotional and financial toll on a person, causing some people to turn to drugs and alcohol for relief or to escape. However, drug or alcohol use can sometimes stand as a barrier between claimants and their ability to… Read More

Changes Coming to Social Security Disability Benefits in 2020

Every year in the fall, the Social Security Administration (SSA) releases its annual “Fact Sheet” providing updates on earning limits, benefit amounts and more. It is important to stay informed about how Social Security will be changing in 2020 so you… Read More

Can Accepting Financial Help from Loved Ones Impact My Disability Claim?

When applying for Social Security benefit programs such as Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI), your ability to collect disability may be impacted if you accept financial gifts from loved ones. Learn about… Read More

Can My Lawyer Help to Restore My Disability Benefits?

Your disability benefits may have been taken from you for a variety of reasons, such as the Social Security Administration (SSA) not being able to reach you, your medical condition improving or earning over a certain amount of money. You may be able to… Read More

Can My Grandchild Receive Social Security Benefits?

The Social Security Administration (SSA) provides disability benefits for workers who are unable to work due to disability. In some cases, benefits may be available to the claimant’s dependent family members, including grandchildren. Learn more about… Read More

Does the Social Security Disability Program Offer Housing Assistance?

Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) provide pay benefits to qualified disabled individuals each month. These payments help to cover the costs of a disability, including treating their medical condition or… Read More

Factors that Could Lead to a Termination of Your Disability Benefits

When people are approved for Social Security Disability benefits and start receiving them, the last thing anyone wants to experience is having their benefits stop. However, there are certain factors that could lead to benefits being terminated. Social… Read More

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