Unemployment and Social Security Disability Benefits

Social Security Disability or SSI claimants often wonder whether they can receive unemployment and still apply for and be awarded Social Security Disability. A person receiving unemployment must have affirmed that he is able to work and, often, that he is actively seeking work. The question then becomes is whether the claimant’s statement about his ability to work is an

Social Security Disability and SSI for Kidney Disease

Individuals suffering from kidney disease may qualify for Social Security Disability or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits. A very important feature for claimant’s qualifying for disability due to kidney or renal disease is that the usual two-year waiting period for Medicare eligibility is waived and coverage begins when the claimant becomes a beneficiary. The Social




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