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What Eye Problems Qualify For Disability?

Submitted by rsg on 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).

You may be eligible to receive $3,345 each month. Fill out a Free Disability Evaluation today!

Amazon Fresh and EBT

Submitted by rsg on 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?

Submitted by rsg on 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?

Submitted by rsg on 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.

Financial Resources You Might Not Be Aware of if You Qualify for SSD

Submitted by rsg on Wed, 09/28/2022 - 10:18

If you are receiving a SSD benefit you may be eligible for discounted Amazon Prime membership. If you are receiving benefits from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and you are given the option to use the Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) system which allows CalFresh, CalWORKs, and other program recipients to use a card, which works like a debit card, to buy food and get cash benefits. 

SSA Adds 12 New Compassionate Allowances

Submitted by rsg on Wed, 08/17/2022 - 10:46

Twelve new conditions were added to the compassionate allowances program on August 15, 2022. The compassionate allowances program now has 266 conditions that qualify for expedited claims approval with the proper medical evidence and supporting documentation. If you have a condition on the CAL, you can access disability benefits much more quickly.

What Conditions Were Added to The Compassionate Allowances List?

There were 12 conditions added to the compassionate allowances list (CAL). Here are the added conditions: