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Election Season Myths About Social Security

It's an election year, which means that Social Security has become another contentious topic among political candidates, pundits, and the media. Unfortunately, not all information out there is ...
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Veterans Choice Act - Is it Making any Difference

The Veterans Choice Act was authorized by Congress to address the health care access issues faced by Veterans. The Act authorized a fund to operate for three years to provide Veterans who were ...
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Veterans' Administration Problems Continue

VA Secretary Bob McDonald is under fire as the scandals continue. CBS reports that widows of veterans have not been assisted with burial expenses, nor have they been extended the long tradition of ...
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SSA Extends Authority to Decide Compassionate Allowance Claims

Last month, the Social Security Administration extended its authority to quickly decide and award claims under their compassionate allowance process and quick disability process. This was a carry-over ...
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Access your Social Security information with a My Social Security Account

Access Your Social Security Information with a My Social Security Account With a my Social Security account, people can take control of their future by accessing their online Social Security ...
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Attorney Edwin Arita successfully argued more new cases

Attorney Edwin Arita successfully argued the cases of: Julie in Dallas - approved as of 2008 Richard of Terrell - approved as of 2009 Billy of Elm Mott - approved as of 2011 Kevin of Glen Heights - ...
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VA Disability Claim Backlog Improves, But Still Significant

Recently, the Department of Veterans Affairs reported that it has been making headway at reducing the overwhelming backlog of veterans’ disability claims. Indeed, the agency reported that they ...
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VA Broke Its Promises, Court Says

Recently, a Federal Circuit Court judge chastised the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) for allowing the agency’s Board of Veterans’ Appeals to continue to use a disputed procedural rule ...
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Possible Change to Social Security COLAS May Result in Reduced Benefits

As anyone who is unable to work due to a disability can attest to, the importance of Social Security disability (SSD) benefits cannot be overstated. This federal safety net can often be the sole ...
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New Study Sheds Light on Fibromyalgia, Offers Confirmation to Sufferers

There are many types of conditions, illnesses or injuries that individuals suffer from that quality them for disability benefits. Some are physical or neurological, others are psychological. One ...
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SSDI Fund Faces Hard Times Ahead If No Changes Are Made

According to Social Security actuaries, the Social Security Retirement Fund will run dry in 2034 – meaning retirees will likely only receive roughly 75 percent of promised benefits at that time. ...
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Veterans Disability Benefit Wait Times Increasing

With the recent conclusion of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, many soldiers are finally returning home to their families. The time apart can strain many families, and make it difficult for everyone ...
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Veterans with an Other-Than-Honorable Discharge

This week, NPR has been broadcasting a series of stories about veterans, including a story about veterans coping with returning to civilian life after a less-than-honorable discharge. According to ...
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We Know Social Security Disability

If you are unable to work because of a physical or mental disability, Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) can provide you with the financial safety net you need. Facing the process alone, ...
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