How Are Social Security Disability Benefits Reviewed

If you have successfully been granted Social Security for a disability in the state of Oregon, the process is long from over. As long as you keep receiving the benefits, you must complete periodic reviews of your condition to monitor whether or not you still need these benefits.  This process is not meant to be […]

Tips on How to Win a Social Security Appeal

Social Security benefits are one of the few outlying ways in which disabled individuals can receive monetary support. Some people may not be able to work at all, which makes receiving social security all the more important. If you were denied social security benefits, you can appeal the decision and hire a lawyer to help […]

Do Personal Injury Lawyers Work on Social Security Cases

Being denied social security benefits can be challenging and may result in serious costs later on. If you are looking to fight your social security denial or appeal, hiring legal representation may be the best solution for you. Yes—personal injury lawyers are the ones responsible for arranging social security appeals. They handle all the information […]

Will a Personal Injury Settlement Affect Social Security

Personal injuries can be life-changing. Your health and ability to function properly in day-to-day life can be greatly impacted by a personal injury. Social security disability benefits are one of the few relief options available to those who are not able to work due to their injury. If you rely on social security benefits to […]

How Much Does Hiring An Attorney Cost

The experts at Shlesinger & deVilleneuve almost always work on a contingency fee for personal injury claims. What that means is that they only get paid if you win your case. In the unusual event that you lose your personal injury claim, the attorneys also receive nothing in attorney fees. The percentages may sometimes appear […]

Planning for Retirement with Social Security Benefits

If you are considering retirement, it is important to carefully plan and budget to ensure you can meet your retirement savings goals in a timely manner. In addition to regular savings, you may be entitled to supplement your retirement with Social Security benefits. Learn more about Social Security below to see how it can significantly […]

How Do You Know if You Qualify for Disability

When you are unable to work due to an injury or health condition, it can be frustrating trying to figure out how you are going to make ends meet. Many people find that they are able to get some assistance from Social Security Disability, but others find that they are ineligible when they try to […]

What If Your Social Security Disability Claim Is Denied

If you have sustained an injury that inhibits your ability to work, and you need to apply for Social Security Disability, the last thing you need is the added stress of a denied disability claim. You have bills that need to be paid, not to mention the medical bills you have likely incurred, and you […]

What is SSDI

Qualifications for Social Security Disability Insurance Social Security Disability Insurance is a program for people under the age of 65 who receive payments because they have a qualifying disability and enough work credits.  The qualifications are also based on the age of the person applying for SSDI.  If you have enough credits, a qualifying disability […]

Help with Your Social Security Disability Application in Oregon

If you are trying to apply for Social Security Disability in Oregon and need assistance, you can call or visit a Social Security office for help with the application.  You may also visit ssa.gov for more information about the form and how to figure it out. You are eligible for social security disability benefits if […]