Category Archives: Disability Law

The Real Cost of Social Security Cuts — and How Silver & Silver Can Help -

With more than 130,000 Philadelphia residents relying on Social Security benefits to either supplement their income or as their sole source of income, any changes that might put these benefits in jeopardy are cause for concern.   At Silver & Silver, our Montgomery County Social Security Disability attorneys have been keeping close watch over the headlines […]

A New Year is a Perfect Time to Register to Vote! -

There’s a feeling of optimism and hope in the air every time the calendar turns from one year to the next, and we all set goals and resolve to make positive changes in our lives. This year is particularly special for those who want to see changes in our country; 2020 is an election year! […]

4 Things You Might Not Know About Social Security Benefits -

At Silver & Silver, we take pride in serving as Social Security Disability attorneys for clients in Montgomery County and other nearby areas, to help those in need to pay their bills and support their families. While the average American probably thinks of Social Security as “money for the elderly,” there’s quite a bit more […]

How to Obtain Student Debt Forgiveness Due to Disability -

As some of Philadelphia, PA’s most accomplished Social Security lawyers, Silver & Silver understands a thing or two about getting clients what they lawfully deserve. Did you know that Americans with permanent disabilities could be eligible for total student loan forgiveness? In this article, we briefly explain the process of applying for disability-related student loan […]

Social Security: Introducing Who Decides if You Deserve Disability Benefits -

Who Runs the Social Security Disability Program (SSDP)? Social Security disability benefits are reserved for Americans who are “disabled,” as defined by the SSDP. However, you must meet the SSDP’s earnings requirements to qualify for disability benefits. Your employment history is also taken into consideration.

Could Your Use of Social Media Impact Your Social Security Disability Benefits? -

You’re probably used to the idea of social media platforms tracking your online habits, but if you think it’s just a ploy to compel you to spend money in online shopping portals, think again. The day could be coming when the federal government uses Facebook to monitor your eligibility for disability benefits. As well-respected Social […]

What to Do When You’re Involved in A Car Accident -

Even if it’s happened to you before, being involved in a car accident can be a jarring experience that triggers the fight-or-flight response and makes it difficult to think clearly. What to do in the aftermath of a crash isn’t exactly ingrained in the brain, and if you or your passengers have suffered an injury, […]