12 Facts The Social Security Administration Wants You To Know (2)

Persons suffering from disabilities are often entitled to compensation from the Social Security Administration (SSA). Currently there is more being paid out than the amount coming in and Social Security is already dipping into their reserve funds to make its payments. There is something particularly despicable about anybody who would game the Social Security disability system, imperiling the program for people who are genuinely in need of such assistance. Experts appear at Social Security disability hearings at the request of an ALJ and are are well compensated for their services. Jim was 69 years old, retired and eligible to receive a monthly retirement check from the Social Security Administration (SSA) in the amount of $1,956. I went on a Thursday morning and was in and out with my name change in 15 minutes.

At these moments in their lives, Americans depend on in-person service from staff who have a detailed …