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The Appeals Process: Hearing Level

One thing that any new applicant for disability benefits will hear about shortly after submitting their application is the disability appeals process. It can sound like a daunting and difficult process filled with claimant participation and, occasionally, claimants can come to feel that they are doing more for their case than their representative is doing. 898 more words

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The Appeals Process: Reconsideration

One thing that any new applicant for disability benefits will hear about shortly after submitting their application is the disability appeals process. It can sound like a daunting and difficult process filled with claimant participation and, occasionally, claimants can come to feel that they are doing more for their case than their representative is doing. 492 more words

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SSA: It's not what you think!

Same-Sex Attraction

SSA was not what I thought it meant when I first came across the term. I could not understand what the U.S. Social Security Administration had to do with homosexuality until I looked it up to discover that it meant something totally different than what I had thought at first. 1,385 more words

Homosexuality

Bunny vs The Social Security Administration

I went to the Social Security Administration office in downtown Oakland, CA today. The reason I went was to get my gender marker corrected from male to female now that I’ve had appropriate treatment and am eligible. 1,251 more words

Transition

Would I really walk away?

… and then  there are days i thank God i met you. It’s crazy how life turned out to be. God told me you would leave, I was ready for the physical distance but not ready for everything else. 442 more words

Important Notice for Social Security/Federal Benefit Check Recipients

If you receive paper check for your Social Security or other federal benefit payments, you will need to switch to electronic payments.  The U. S. Department of the Treasury requires that all federal benefit payments be made electronically.   72 more words

Living In Korea

Colors of Imagination

Deepika, 10, is a student of class 5 and studies in a government school.

Deepika is a child who loves to imagine and she wonders if her imagination becomes a reality someday. 259 more words

Children