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  1. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    DH hurt his neck about a week ago. He's been going to the chiropractor ever since and he hasn't been able to work. He's applying for STD (short term disability) and so far, he's lost a week's pay. We're not of the "well off" group of people and basically, we have no money coming in right now...
  2. Financial hardship
    Today he turned his neck and dropped to the floor in pain....he got up and said oh no my neck has gone out again...he had been doing okay because he hadn't been doing anything strenuous etc for a while...okay i mean pain that is controlled to be able to deal with by ibuprofen and
  3. General Chat
    Trying to help a friend.....she is on disability (full) for about 4 years now. She has one minor child at home and is married. She is wanting a divorce. Are her benfits protected? She is convinced he will get part of her benefits??? He is a teacher and has a stable job. Can't seem to find any...
  4. Frugal Living
    Hi Everyone, DH needs two hip replacements and will be getting the first one this week. The doctor says he'll be off from work for 2 to 3 months each time. He has never been on short term disability before and so we do not know what to expect. He'll only get 80% of his base pay, and they will...
  5. Family
    My ex has not paid child support in years, well he has paid $150 since. I had his past child support forgiven and asked the court to lower his monthly support to the bare minimum, it was changed to 70 a month. He still hasn't paid even though it has been lowered. He applied for social security...
  6. Health and beauty
    For anyone on disability on Medicare and not on Medicaid as a secondary, who do you use to cover the gap between Medicare and the balance. I can't find anything for people under 65. TIA Erika
  7. Family
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- I feel if I was *normal* I wouldn't feel so isolated from the world around me. I feel if I was *normal* I wouldn't be treated differently because of my disability I don't have anyone I would consider a best...
  8. Freebies
    Free Learning Disability Package with CD "Solutions for Struggling Students" "Identifying Learning Disabilities Before it's Too Late" Audio CD
  9. General Chat
    I don't know if this is a good thing or a bad thing.  I have been turned down twicw for my disability which I expected, even my dr. said with MS it can be a pain to get approved since it is an "invisible" disease until it progresses to the point where either you can't walk or see. Today my...
  10. Support
    So here I go. It has begun. I have a phone interview with SSI on June 20th. They are sending me forms to fill out this week. I am filing disability for Bipolar, Anxiety/Panic Disorder, Chronic Depression and Fibromyalgia. I have been treated for most of these since 1996 and I'm worse. I...
  11. Support
    Is anyone on disability for things such as depression, anxiety, etc.? If so, how difficult was it to have your case approved? I have the above, plus I am hearing impaired and have a few other health problems and I have been turned down twice. I am presently going through the appeals process...
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