What Questions Should I Ask Before Applying for Social Security Disability?
Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) is a federal program administered by the Social Security Administration that pays monthly benefits to disabled workers. If you have become disabled and you are no longer able to work, you probably have many questions about SSDI and the application process. Below are five of the most common SSDI questions our attorneys receive from individuals considering applying for disability benefits.
Common Questions About Social Security Disability Benefits
Have I worked long enough to qualify for SSDI?
In order to qualify for SSDI, you must have earned a minimum of 40 work credits. Twenty of those work credits must have been earned in 10 years prior to you becoming disabled. If you are younger, you may be eligible for SSDI with less than 40 work credits. […]