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Disability Law Offices of Tony Adderley

Social Security Basics

  • By: Tony Adderley
  • Published: December 3, 2014
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Social Security helps millions of Americans and their families. Almost 159 million people are now working and paying taxes into the Social Security system. Having an adequate understanding of Social Security benefits in regard to retirement, disability, and death is critical to obtaining the funds when you need them. Here in southern California, an experienced Los Angeles Social Security disability attorney can guide you through each step in the Social Security benefits process.

Social Security disability claims are almost always denied on the first filing. Thus, legal representation is virtually imperative to receiving the Social Security disability benefits that you deserve. The objective of the benefits is to restore a percentage of your wages upon your retirement or disability (or to your survivors after your death). The more money you earn during your working career, the more you will receive in monthly benefit payments (up to the maximum). You may be eligible for Social Security disability benefits if you are unable to work due to a medical condition that is anticipated to last at least a year or to result in your death. Processing these claims can take a substantial amount of time, so those who become disabled should file for Social Security disability benefits as soon as possible. In other words, contact a good disability attorney as soon as you know that you’re disabled and going to need benefits.

Completing the necessary paperwork to file for a disability claim can be both aggravating and complicated; let an experienced Los Angeles Social Security disability attorney handle this work on your behalf. Don’t allow one rejection to stop you from getting the disability benefits you need. If you’re disabled and unable to work in southern California, learn more about Social Security disability benefits and your eligibility to receive them by speaking at once with an experienced Los Angeles Social Security disability attorney.

About the Author Tony Adderley has been working as a professional advocate for
individuals entitled to Social Security Disability (SSD) and worker’s
compensation benefits for more than 20 years.