Yearly Archives: 2020

Common Questions Regarding Your Social Security Benefits and COVID-19 -

The ongoing pandemic has changed how many government agencies do business, and the Social Security Administration is no exception. Many claimants and Social Security recipients have questions about their benefits. During these perilous times, it is crucial that you have access to important information in a timely and appropriate manner. Silver & Silver is here […]

2020-2021 LIHEAP Applications Now Available: What You Should Know -

Winter is not too far away for those of us who live in or around the Philadelphia area. With the temperatures dropping down further each day, many low-income families are worried about how they are going to stay warm through the chilly days and nights. Thankfully, the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) is now […]

How the TRUST Act Impacts Social Security — A Letter from Senator Bob Casey -

Social Security has always been a hot issue in politics, but it has become increasingly more important due to the astronomical unemployment rates caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. As concerned citizens and highly-respected disability lawyers serving the Philadelphia area, our team reached out to Senator Bob Casey to get his thoughts on how the S. […]

Can You Apply for Social Security Benefits After Being Laid Off? -

The coronavirus crisis has caused serious hardship for millions of Americans. Many have fallen ill or lost a loved one, while others have been forced to shutter a business or have lost a job in the resulting economic downturn. Like so many of their fellow citizens, individuals working with a disability who were laid off […]

Coronavirus Employment Law: What You Should Know -

During the present COVID-19 health crisis, many employees are facing a tough balancing act between keeping their jobs and staying healthy. They’re being asked to work in conditions that may expose them to the coronavirus, but they need to work in order to pay their bills and support their families.  It’s a difficult situation, but […]

How Has the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Impacted Social Security? -

People all over the globe are feeling especially uneasy and stressed these days, as the coronavirus outbreak impacts every aspect of our daily lives. The COVID-19 pandemic has presented some new challenges for the millions of Americans who rely on Social Security benefits to support their families, and here at Silver & Silver, our Philadelphia-based […]

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! […]