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March 2018 Archives

Know what you need to do to appeal a disability ruling

Having to file for disability isn't ever an easy decision, but when you are unable to continue working because it isn't physically possible, you might have to file. It can take a while to work through the process, so you should be prepared to deal with this delay. As unfortunate as it is, some people might have to fight harder than others to get the benefits they need.

Earning money while on disability

Social Security Disability (SSD) is meant to help people who aren't able to work still be able to support themselves. The program is based on need and can be impacted by the person's ability to return to work. Anyone who is disabled but who is considering returning to work should learn about the restrictions that come with disability payments.

Bankruptcy: A difficult but sometimes necessary financial choice

The need to file for bankruptcy is place where most people never think they will find themselves. This is a serious financial decision that comes with very important benefits and impacts. You should make sure that you understand all of them before you make the decision to file. We can help you to learn all about them while you are considering your options.

Plan to live your life after you file bankruptcy

Filing for bankruptcy is a big step toward solidifying your financial future. When you file a Chapter 13 bankruptcy, you will work with the bankruptcy trustee to repay some of your debts. Instead of thinking of this time as difficult, you can look at it as a way to refine your money mindset.