SOCIAL SECURITY DISABILITY DENIALS: DOES EVERYONE GET DENIED THE FIRST TIME ?

Most people have heard the old adage that " everyone gets denied at first" when applying for Government Disability---more correctly called Social Security Disability (SSD.) This is not actually correct. The actual nationwide denial rate is around 65% for the first...

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Social Security Disability Hearings – by the Numbers

I like statistics, especially when they involve sports. But the Social Security Administration (SSA) puts out lots of stats regarding Social Security Disability claims too. Some break claims numbers down by Hearing Office location. As background, understand that where...

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