SSI vs SSDI // What’s The Difference?

You have probably heard the terms SSI and SSDI on TV commercials, but what do they really mean? If you have a disability and are unable to work, you might be trying to obtain disability benefits but have gotten confused over what you could qualify for. Both of these programs help provide financial assistance to Read more…

What Is Supplemental Security Income

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) provides payment to low income people who are blind, have a disability or age 65 or older. SSI is managed by the Social Security Administration and the money used to make these payments are paid by the US Treasury general funds, not the trust funds from Social Security. The base amount Read more…

How To Apply For SSI

This page provides a general guideline on how to apply for SSI. For disabled or blind children under the age of 18, their parents or legal guardians usually can apply for them. In some cases, other third parties can apply for children. Below is a list of items and or documents you need to bring Read more…