Monthly Archives: July 2012

Social Security Disability Update – ARTICLE OF INTEREST

As I continue to blog – I come across articles of interest – by reading news on my own, reading other Social Security Attorneys blogs, and receiving alerts from the National Organization of Social Security Organization of Claimants’ Representatives (NOSSCR).  Please … Continue reading

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Our Family Wizard – OFW – tool for separated parents to communicate

Our Family Wizard (OFW) offers a website for separated parents to communicate with one and other.  Communication between separated parents can be difficult & stressful.  Even though the parents relationship ends – there is always a  need to address issues that come up, … Continue reading

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Monongy Swim – Countdown to Sharkfest Swim a/k/a Escape from Alcatraz

On Saturday July 14th I participated in the Search for Monongy – a 1.2 & 2.4-Mile Open Water Swim event in the Allegheny River.  I swam the 1.2 miles in just under 32 minutes – which averages to 1:17 minutes per … Continue reading

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CAUTION: SSI applications CANNOT be done Online

    Yet again I had another client who had applied online for Social Security benefits.  When talking with my client I inquired whether she had applied for both Social Security Disability (SSD) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI).  The client … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania to End Cash Assistance Program July 2012

General Assistance in Pennsylvania is coming to an end.  With the state government looking for ways to cut costs, cutting the $205/month cash payment to nearly 70,000 Pennsylvania residents is the way it’s going to be done.  Pennsylvania is one … Continue reading

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