UNDERSTANDING Social Security: It's A Long, Long Wait To Get SSI, SSD
BY MICHAEL P. BOYLE, ESQ./ Last week I addressed the premise that the disability (SSD) and SSI programs represent “welfare” payments. I will follow up in this column by emphasizing that the process of receiving SSD and SSI benefits is, for many people, …
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Why Social Security is critical to our future
This comes across loud and clear in "Fast Facts & Figures About Social Security," which contains 43 pages of statistics on Social Security retirement and disability benefits, as well as stats on the Supplemental Security Income program. I'll summarize …
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