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April 2020 Archives

How can an ABLE account help you?

If you're a disabled adult, you may qualify to open something called an ABLE account. This is named for the Achieving a Better Life Experience Act of 2014. It's a tax-advantaged investment account, managed by each state, that people with disabilities and their families can contribute to in order to help cover disability-related expenses.

Could you receive SSD benefits for your severe IBS?

Certain maladies seem more common now than they were in the past. For instance, many people suffer from gluten intolerance, celiac disease and other autoimmune conditions. Another ailment that many more people seem to live with these days is irritable bowel syndrome. At one time, this was not well known and was usually only a diagnosis from an astute gastroenterologist.

Don't forget to report changes that could affect your SSI

If you receive any type of benefits from the Social Security Administration (SSA), you are required to report any changes in your life that could impact your eligibility for those benefits. That's true of retirement benefits, Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI).

What is a representative payee?

Do you have a loved one who's receiving Social Security benefits such as Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI), but you're concerned that they aren't able to manage that money? Maybe they're losing track of it, they're spending it on things they don't need or it's just plain being stolen from them. The Social Security Administration (SSA) has something called a Representative Payment Program that can help.

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