How Do Military Retirement or VA Disability Benefits Affect Eligibility for Social Security Disability Insurance?

Military retirement, VA disability, and Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits programs all have different criteria for eligibility, so the veteran would need to meet all the requirements for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits to be eligible for this program. Getting military retirement or VA disability benefits does not automatically make one eligible...
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Does Receiving Retirement Benefits Affect SSDI/SSI?

Once you begin receiving SSDI or SSI benefits, you do not want to do anything to jeopardize your disability income. However, there could be changes in your resources or income that impact your eligibility for Social Security disability payments. Retirement benefits are one of the things that could impact SSI and SSDI payments. Before you...
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When to Talk to a Social Security Disability Lawyer

The vast majority of applications for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) get denied when initially submitted. Most people have to go through at least one level of appeal to get the benefits they deserve. It can help if you know when to talk to a Social Security disability lawyer. A...
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