Gas is probably about to get even more expensive! The COLA tracker might hit close to 10 percent soon: According to an EIA release yesterday, oil refineries west of the Rockies were operating at between 94 and 97 percent capacity during the week ending May 20, 2022: https://www.eia.gov/petroleum/supply/weekly/ That level […]
The More, the Merrier: Will Having More Medical Conditions Help Me Win My Disability Benefits Case?
May 24, 2022 Emmett Irwin Disability
Recently I was sitting down with our team and a current client who unfortunately has to contend with both a Social Security disability hearing and a Maryland state disability retirement hearing in 2022. It is an understatement to say that I do not envy her, but we’re so glad that […]
OK, we’re not conspiracy theorists over here, but we all know the government stretches the truth right? So how do they stretch the truth when it comes to Social Security benefits?
Social Security disability benefits are a lifeline for many who receive them. Not only have they suffered an illness or injury that prevents them from working, but they have also successfully made it through the often grueling Social Security disability application process. As such, a loss of benefits can be […]
Get to Know the FERS Disability Program
March 31, 2022 Ebilaw.com Disability
Individuals who suffer injuries or illnesses that prevent them from working may have several options available to them, including Social Security disability, short term disability, long term disability, and workers’ compensation. Employees of the federal government, however, have an additional option available to them through the Federal Employees Retirement System […]