Author Archives: Joni B. Bailey

The Top Ten Questions People Ask When They Call My Law Office For Help With Social Security Disability Claims

As 2018 gets underway, I thought it would be useful to review and answer the top ten questions people ask when they call my office.  Here are the most common questions people have on their minds!

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SSI Recipients:  Take Advantage of Telephone and Mobile Wage Reporting Services

Supplemental Security Income recipients are required to report their income each month.  However, in my experience as a Social Security Disability lawyer, it is not uncommon for people to report earnings only to find that the field office doesn’t show that they did.  A more reliable system is to report income through your telephone or mobile device.  Here’s how you can take advantage of these services.

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Southern Illinois Disability Recipients:  Medicare Open Enrollment for 2018 ends December 7, 2017!

Medicare Open Enrollment time is here again!  If you are currently enrolled in or eligible for a Medicare health plan, it is time to review your coverage and take action.

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No medical insurance? Don’t miss the deadline for enrollment in the insurance program for 2018. Here’s where to get help!

It’s that time of year again!  If you haven’t applied for insurance on before, here is a guide to navigating the Health Insurance Marketplace (also called the health insurance “exchange”).

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