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What Is The Difference Between Medical and Non-Medical Disability? rsg Thu, 12/08/2022 - 16:49

To qualify for disability benefits, you need to meet both medical and non-medical disability requirements. Your application will be approved if you meet all the requirements set by the Social Security Administration (SSA). This includes your medical condition being listed in the SSA’s Blue Book, proof that you are unable to work for at least 12 months and that you have accumulated sufficient work credits when you were working to qualify for disability benefits.

Can You Use EBT on Amazon Whole Foods? rsg Thu, 11/17/2022 - 15:04

Yes, you can use EBT at Whole Foods on Amazon. You can link your SNAP EBT to your Amazon account to get discounts on grocery food delivery. At Whole Foods, you are allowed to use an EBT card to purchase any and all grocery food items as long as the total amount is less than your total benefits for the month. This includes the following products:

What Eye Problems Qualify For Disability? rsg Fri, 10/28/2022 - 19:36

Few conditions impact your ability to work than eye problems. While many people dealing with visual disorders believe that you have to be totally blind in order to qualify for disability benefits, the truth is any significant degree of vision loss can affect your ability to work and make you eligible for Social Security Disability Benefits (SSDI) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI).

Who Can Help Me Apply For Disability Benefits? Eric Thu, 10/27/2022 - 16:56

It is never easy to apply for Social Security disability benefits. If you are unable to apply on your own, there are people who can help you apply for disability benefits application.

COLA Adjustments for 2023 Eric Thu, 10/13/2022 - 11:09

This morning the Social Security Administration announced its cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) for the upcoming year. This annual adjustment is aimed towards helping people on Social Security disability or retirement benefits receive a fair monthly benefit as years go on and combat annual inflation.

Top 5 Signs You May Be Denied Disability (Updated for 2023)

Submitted by Chris on Fri, 10/07/2022 - 12:26

Millions of people apply for Social Security Disability benefits each year. Out of those millions of applications received by the Social Security Administration, only thirty percent are approved at the initial level of the disability claim process. Why are so many Social Security Disability claims denied?

Amazon Fresh and EBT rsg Fri, 10/07/2022 - 11:46

What is Amazon Fresh?

Amazon Fresh is a grocery pickup and delivery service which is typically available to Prime members or you can use the account of a Prime member as long as you have asked permission first. Amazon Fresh is available in major U.S. cities in the U.S. and a few select cities worldwide.

What Can You Buy With EBT/SNAP on Amazon? rsg Fri, 09/30/2022 - 11:51

Your SNAP EBT card can be used to pay for SNAP eligible grocery items which are shipped and sold by, Amazon Fresh, or from the Whole Foods Market. However, you can’t use it to cover tips, delivery, shipping, and service fees, gift wrap, food items sold by third-party sellers, or non-eligible grocery items. The USDA website provides further information on eligible food items.

What Conditions Are Considered a Disability? rsg Fri, 09/30/2022 - 09:56

The Social Security Administration (SSA) considers a condition that keeps you from working for at least 12 months to be a disability. If you cannot work and earn the substantial gainful activity (SGA) amount, and if you cannot do the work that you previously did, you may qualify for disability benefits. Here is a closer look at what is a disability and how you can qualify for monthly disability benefits from the SSA.