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2021 Raises: SGA, SSI and Trial Work Period Limits

Paulette Balin explains some important information and updates happening in the Social Security world. Learn more about the 2020 SGA and SSI increases along with trial work period income limits.

2021 Substantial Gainful Activity (SGA) Exceptions & Income Limits

  Paulette Balin, Principal Attorney at Balin Law, discusses the new 2021 Substantial Gainful Activity (SGA) income amounts along with SGA exceptions (Transcript updated with 2021 SGA Income Limits) Video Transcript –  Updated with 2021 SGA Limits Hi there, my name is Paulette Balin and I’m the principal at Balin Law. I am happy to […]

Can I Collect both Social Security and Workers’ Compensation?

Claimants often ask if they can collect Workers’ Comp and disability at the same time. The short answer is yes, but there are stipulations. Disability attorney, Chad Delesk explains what your options are. Video Transcript So you’ve been injured at work and you’ve applied for both Ohio Workers’ Compensation benefits and SSDI benefits. The common […]

What is the Difference Between SSDI and SSI?

SSDI vs SSI: What’s the Difference? What is the difference between Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI)? That’s a great question, and a question we receive often. SSDI and SSI are both federal programs that provide monetary payments to those that are eligible and meet the definition of “disabled.” Disability attorney, […]