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Difference Between Social Security Disability Insurance and SSI

Difference Between Social Security Disability Insurance and SSI

When it comes to disability benefits, there are two different types of federal programs. Both federal programs provide cash payments to people who meet the federal definition of “disabled.” Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) Supplemental Security Income (SSI) If you are planning on applying for disability then it’s important that you understand and know the …

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Holidays and Your SSDI (What you Need to Know)

Holidays and Your SSDI (What you Need to Know)

While the Social Security Administration (SSA) does its best to serve retirees, the impoverished, and the disabled, there are so many rules that it can be difficult to understand important information. Questions such as, “ What can social security money be used for? ” and “ How does work affect my social security? ” are …

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Do Your Children Qualify for Social Security Benefits?

Do Your Children Qualify for Social Security Benefits?

Social Security isn’t just for adults. Your children may be eligible for child social security benefits based on certain conditions. So, let us at Social Security Disability Advocates break down some of the basics for you. Social Security Disability Insurance If you become disabled and are eligible for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), your child …

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Look Out for the Latest Spoofer Social Security Scams

Look Out for the Latest Spoofer Social Security Scams

Phishing scams are evolving! Usually, a scammer who phishes for information tricks the victim into entering personal information – such as credit card numbers, usernames, passwords, etc. – on a fraudulent website that looks and feels genuine. However, earlier this October, the Acting Inspector General of Social Security warned against a new and prevalent type …

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