Social Security Death/Survivor’s Benefits

You have had a death in the family. You are now trying to see if you qualify for the Social Security death benefits. But if you go to look for it on the Social Security website, they call this benefit by another name, Survivor’s Benefits. Who is eligible and in what order they fall wi
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Can the Social Security Disability System Still Afford Reimbursing States for Welfare Payments?

There has been a lot of news lately about the viability of Social Security’s disability programs.  As disability claims rise to record levels, many want to know why. Social Security runs two disability benefits programs:  Disability Insurance benefits (DIB) and Supplemental Security I
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MY CHILD IS DISABLED ACCORDING TO SOCIAL SECURITY’S RULES, SO WHY CAN’T HE GET BENEFITS?

A tough realization for most people is that, quite simply, Social Security Disability benefits are not for everyone.  The program has exceptions and special rules that, unfortunatley, make some people inelegible no matter how bad their health problems are. This is most often apparent
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