Social Security

In the United States, Social Security is primarily the Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance (OASDI) federal program.The original Social Security Act (1935) and the current version of the Act, as amended, encompass several social welfare and social insurance programs. Social Security is funded through payroll taxes called Federal Insurance Contributions Act tax (FICA) and/or Self Employed Contributions Act Tax (SECA).
Posts about Social Security
  • What is BU08028 and What Does it Mean to Chronic Pain Sufferers?

    … by Karl Voigt In short, BU08028 is a new research drug that provides the pain relief of opiates, without their addictive effects. Trials of the drug have been conducted on rhesus monkeys with success that — it is hoped — will translate to humans. The trials, conducted at Wake Forest University School of Medicine, demonstrated a novel approach…

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  • Preparing for a Bankruptcy Case

    … department at your job. If you’re still considering whether bankruptcy is the right option for you, then don’t worry about gathering these documents yet. Instead, call us to set up an appointment for a free initial consultation with one of our experienced bankruptcy attorneys. We have convenient locations in Alabama, Tennessee, and Mississippi. At Bond & Botes we’ll walk you through gathering what you need for a successful bankruptcy case. …

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  • Beware of Reverse Mortgages

    … and it generally does not affect Social Security or Medicare benefits. While living in the property, the owner must keep all property taxes current and maintain full coverage insurance on the property or face foreclosure. What Happens If You Die? The loan must be paid back so either the mortgage company gets your home or someone like your estate would…

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  • Join Us, 04/08/2016, for Live Immigration Law Video Seminar!!

    … On behalf of Prince Law Offices, P.C., I am pleased to announce that the firm’s attorneys will be utilizing new technology to host informative live video sessions devoted to the various areas of practice we cover: Firearms Law, Workers’ Compensation, Immigration, Civil Rights, Social Security, Corporate Law, Energy Law, Criminal Law…

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  • What Are Compassionate Allowances for Social Security Purposes?

    … What Are Compassionate Allowances for Social Security Purposes? Posted on Feb 23, 2016 By James Ezzell February 23, 2016 by James Ezzell Simply put, compassionate allowances are expedited decisions on applications for SSA disability benefits. Not every applicant is eligible for this fast tracking, however; only those “whose medical…

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  • FTC’s $100 million settlement with LifeLock

    … in the future with deceptive claims about its services. But as the FTC alleges, LifeLock violated four key provisions of that order. First, the FTC says that from October 2012 through March 2014, LifeLock failed to set up and maintain a comprehensive information security program to protect customers’ sensitive data, including their Social Security, credit…

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  • Social Security Disability Program Money Crisis Averted

    … Social Security Disability Program Money Crisis Averted Posted on Dec 02, 2015 By James Ezzell December 2, 2015 by James Ezzell Some of you may recall my August 5, 2015 blog entry Is the Social Security Administration’s Disability Program Running Out of Money? To reiterate, the SSA’s disability program is financed through the Federal…

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