What if I cannot afford an attorney?

Attorneys’ fees are both approved and regulated by Social Security. Many attorneys work on a contingency fee. This means that you do not have to pay attorneys fees if you do not recover. Contingency fee…

What happens if my claim is denied?

If your claim is denied, the next step will be to file for reconsideration. At reconsideration, the claim is evaluated by a different examiner and state agency physician. If the claim is denied at reconsideration,…

How do I apply for Social Security Disability?

The fastest way to apply for SSDI disability is to apply online at www.socialsecurity.gov. However, if that is not feasible, then you may contact Social Security at their toll free number 1-800-772-1213 and apply over…

How much money will I receive on disability?

Disability payments under SSD are determined by your earnings record. Social Security uses your Primary Insurance Amount (PIA) which can be found on your Earnings Record with Social Security. SSDI payments are based upon lifetime…