Can I work while on Disability? – Substantial Gainful Activity – Help from a Texas Social Security lawyer
If you cannot earn $1,260/mo because of an injury or illness, you are likely eligible for Social Security Disability benefits. Unearned income does not count.
If you applied for SS Disability but then receive a denial letter it’s important that you don’t give up. Most are denied initially. Appeal within 60 Days
Many people apply for SSDI each year, but only 35% of initial applications are approved which means 65% of applications are initially denied.
Many people who apply for disability benefits suffer from more than one illness or injury which combined leaves them unable to work.
Filing a disability claim with the SSA involves navigating a sea of unfamiliar terms and abbreviations. It is always helpful to have a quick reference or “cheat sheet” handy when reading through instructions and forms.