Author Archives: Joni B. Bailey

What to Know About Cancer and Social Security Disability

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Cancer in any form is a disabling condition to some extent. However, one mistake many claimants make is thinking that a person with cancer in any form will be automatically approved for Social Security Disability benefits.

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8 Medication Organization Tips for Social Security Disability Claimants

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Many of my Social Security Disability clients have to keep track of a long, complicated list of medications every day.  If that sounds like you, here are eight tips to help you organize your medications so you know you are taking the right thing at the right time.

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Make Retirement Planning Part of Your New Year’s Resolutions

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Just because it’s mid-January doesn’t mean you can’t still make a New Year’s resolution!  Here are some tips for those who are looking into retirement planning.

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5 Behaviors That Make Your Doctor Think You Are Faking a Disability

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Don’t ruin your chances of a favorable appeal from Social Security with doctor’s notes that suggest you may be faking a disability.  Here are five behaviors to avoid at the doctor’s office.

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What to Do If You Get a Job While You Are Receiving Social Security Disability Benefits

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Many people who receive Social Security Disability benefits would love nothing more than to have a stimulating and rewarding job again.  If you are or plan to become employed while receiving Social Security Disability benefits, here are three essential things you should do.

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