April 25, 2019

What’s the Difference Between SSI and SSDI?

The two leading Federal programs that provide financial assistance to those people with disabilities are Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI). When determining SSI vs SSDI, it’s important that applicants know the difference between the two. Though each program is administered by the Social Security Administration and eligibility for both are… Read more »

March 15, 2019

What is Substantial Gainful Activity?

As part of the application for Social Security Disability Insurance benefits (SSDI) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI), the Social Security Administration (SSA) is going to ask you if you are able to perform any ‘substantial gainful activity.’: Has your disability lasted (or will it last) at least 12 months? Can or did you work full-time… Read more »

February 20, 2019

How to Apply for Disability in Maine

  Applying for Social Security disability benefits in Maine is a multi-step process. It is recommended that you apply as soon as you become disabled, as the process is long and slow. Step 1: Submit Initial Application There are 3 different ways to submit your initial application for disability benefits: In person at a local… Read more »

January 18, 2019

Woodruff & Mathis, Attorneys at Law, Launches New Website

Woodruff & Mathis invites customers to visit their new website, which has been designed with an attractive interface and a more intuitive user experience. Featuring streamlined navigation and simplified functionality throughout, the recently launched website allows users to easily access common Q&As about disability law and learn more about the practice. Woodruff & Mathis collaborated with… Read more »