SSA will expedite benefits for veteran with 100% Permanent & Total Disability

Under a new program, Social Security disability claims for veterans with a VA disability compensation rating of 100 percent Permanent and Total (P&T) will be expedited according to the Social Security Administration.  To receive the expedited service, veterans must inform the Social Security Administration that they have a 100 percent Permanent and Total disability compensation…

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11 ways to ease loneliness

Over 13 percent of Americans are 65 and older.  Over the next 20 years that number is expected to nearly double.  At the same time, disabilities, widowhood, divorce and retirement are just some of the things that may play a role in a serious public health issue.  That issue is loneliness.  Studies have shown that…

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Scam alert

For Americans under the age of 65, March 31, 2014 is an important date.  That’s because that is the date most uninsured Americans need to become insured under the Affordable Care Act.  That could make things a bit confusing over the next few weeks as government organizations and private health companies ramp up their efforts…

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