The Ultimate Social Security Question: Should You Claim Early?

Social Security is a complex topic. Understanding its intricacies could make all the difference in helping you achieve financial security. In particular, you want to time the claim your Social Security benefits strategically. Bewildered? This guide will set you straight.   A Brief Introduction to Social Security There are four types of social security benefits

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What Should You Know about Social Security Disability in Missouri?

Of the nearly four million people living in Missouri, about five percent receive disability benefits from the Social Security Administration (SSA). If you are suffering from a disability that you believe should qualify you for disability benefits, there is a great deal of essential information you need to know before you begin the process. On

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OSHA Resumes Enforcement in Areas Impacted by Hurricane Harvey

When Hurricane Harvey hit the Texas Gulf Coast as a Category 4 hurricane in late August, it brought total chaos and destruction with it. As a result, the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) was forced to cease most programmed enforcement actions until mid-October. As of October 12, OSHA has officially resumed normal enforcement

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Can Disabled Children Qualify for Social Security Benefits?

Social Security is most commonly associated with elderly adults who collect payments after they retire or become disabled, but Social Security has other important uses as well. Social Security offers Supplemental Security Income (SSI) payments for children with disabilities, and these payments have the ability to support a family struggling to afford the care their

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