MEDICARE vs MEDICAID

What is the difference between Medicare and Medicaid? The short answer is that Medicaid is a poverty program and Medicare isn’t. For Medicare, it does not matter whether you are rich or poor. If you have been on Disability Insurance Benefits, Disabled Widows or Widowers Benefits or Disabled Adult Child Benefits for 24 months, you qualify for Medicare. The good thing about Medi...
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SS PROGRAM BENEFITS

What are the different types of benefits under the Social Security Programs? There are at least five major types of Social Security disability benefits. – Disability Insurance goes to individuals who have worked in recent years (five out of the last 10 years in most cases) and who are now disabled. – Disabled Widow’s and Widower’s Benefits are paid to individuals who are...
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APPLY FOR SOCIAL SECURITY

How do I apply for Social Security? You can go to your nearest Social Security office and wait to see someone to file a claim. You can also contact Social Security by phone and set up a telephone interview or you can apply online. Whatever you do be sure to obtain a receipt or verification that you did apply. Prior to application you should have all of your doctor information ...
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