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2014-03-24 23:04:59

Allsup outlines steps to improve chances when planning to apply for SSDI benefits Belleville, IL (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 Social Security ended fiscal year 2013 with 698,000 people waiting for a decision on their initial applications for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits, indicating the importance of preparing before applying for SSDI benefits, according to Allsup. The company, based in Belleville, Ill., has helped more than a quarter-million people to receive their SSDI...

2014-03-20 23:23:14

During National Colon Cancer Awareness Month, Allsup outlines key SSDI considerations for those who have colorectal cancer. Belleville, IL (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 As colon cancer screening efforts gain visibility for their effectiveness, it’s important to remember the value of Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits for those with the disease, according to Allsup. The company, based in Belleville, Ill., has helped hundreds of thousands of people to receive SSDI benefits....

2014-03-19 23:33:33

Heard & Smith, a national disability law firm that concentrates on the disabled and the injured, is partially praising the Social Security Administration’s (SSA) new initiative to expedite disability claims from veterans who have a VA disability compensation rating of 100% P&T, and can show proof of their “permanent and total” disability rating with their VA Notification Letter. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 Heard & Smith, a national disability law firm that...

2014-03-19 23:01:54

Experts from across the country will discuss various topics regarding the ACA on April 4, 2014, at the daylong 12th Annual Employee Benefits Symposium at The John Marshall Law School in Chicago. (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 There is no shortage of questions when it comes to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), among them, is it a good tax policy, and what is the political implication for states that decline? Experts from across the country will discuss various topics regarding the ACA on April 4,...

2014-03-18 23:02:35

Dr. Marilyn Moon, a nationally-recognized economist and expert on Medicare, aging, consumer health issues and health care financing, has been selected by the National Academy of Social Insurance (NASI) to receive the prestigious Robert M. Ball Award for Outstanding Achievements in Social Insurance. Moon, an Institute Fellow at AIR and Director of its Center on Aging, will receive the award June 3 at an event in Washington, D.C. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 Dr. Marilyn Moon, a...

2014-03-18 16:23:07

Book provides American families 125 ways to save and stretch their wealth NEW YORK, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- America's IRA Expert, Ed Slott, announces the release of the 2014 edition of his Retirement Decisions Guide, which shares detailed information on 125 ways American families can save and stretch their wealth, including even more wisdom on Social Security and Medicare than in prior editions. This timely book provides consumers up-to-date foundational knowledge on how to...

2014-03-16 23:03:21

The Michigan Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program (MMAP receives funding to assist older adults and people with disabilities Lansing, MI (PRWEB) March 16, 2014 MMAP executive director, Jo Murphy said, “Millions of low-income older Americans struggle to pay their prescription, health care, food, and energy costs. The Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act (MIPPA) grants have been instrumental in helping these disadvantaged seniors to regain their economic footing and lead...

2014-03-14 23:04:19

Allsup explains what to expect with a hearing for SSDI benefits. Belleville, IL (PRWEB) March 14, 2014 More people than ever before attended a video hearing last year while seeking Social Security disability benefits, pointing to the value of having a representative, according to Allsup. The company, based in Belleville, Ill., has helped hundreds of thousands of people qualify for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits. The number of video hearings increased to 179,308 in...

2014-03-13 12:34:02

Fellowes, Inc. and the Identity Theft Resource Center Partner to Provide Education on the Topic ITASCA, Ill., March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tax-related identity theft has been on the rise for years and the ITRC predicts it won't be slowing down in 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130124/CG47409LOGO The Javelin Strategy & Research 2014 Identity Fraud Report found incidences of identity theft rose to 13.1 million people in 2013, which is the second highest number in 11 years....

2014-03-10 23:04:34

ThreatMetrix Shares Comprehensive Security Strategies to Avoid Cybercrime and Identity Theft During Tax Season San Jose, CA (PRWEB) March 10, 2014 ThreatMetrix™, the fastest-growing provider of context-based security and advanced fraud prevention solutions, today announced the risks consumers face during tax season and strategies to protect taxpayer identities, especially when filing online returns. Of all potentially fraudulent tax returns, 93 percent are filed online, asserting the...