Monthly Archives: August 2012

Social Security – Divorced Spouse Benefits

If you are divorced, your ex-spouse can receive benefits based on your earnings record (yes even if you have remarried) if:      *your marriage lasted 10 years or longer;       *your ex-spouse is unmarried;      *your ex-spouse if age 62 … Continue reading

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Sharkfest Swim Recap – Smith and friends Successfully Escape from Alcatraz

18 weeks ago I started swimming again on a regular basis to prepare for an Open Water Swim in San Francisco called the Sharkfest Swim.   On Thursday July 26th I made it to San Fransisco and had a good practice … Continue reading

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Social Security & Fibromyalgia

The Social Security Administration has issued a new rule for evaluating disability claims based upon Fibromyalgia.  This new rules must be followed by Social Security Administration (SSA) & the Administrative Law Judges (ALJs).  As many of you know, Fibromyalgia cases … Continue reading

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