Carmen Rivera

Can Other Benefits Impact Your Social Security Disability Payments?

When you are collecting Social Security disability payments, money received from other sources can possibly have an impact on your payments. If you are aware of which payments can effect you, you and your attorney can take steps to minimize their impact. Here are four sources of additional income and whether or not they impact your Social Security disability payments.  Work Income When you receive income from work, there is a chance that you will not be viewed as having a qualifying disability anymore. Read More 

Get Back Your Social Security Benefits And Stolen Identity: How A Social Security Lawyer Can Help

Have you found out that someone else has been collecting your social security benefits under your name. Stolen identities do not happen only to people who have lost their credit cards or had their information stolen when they bought something online. It can happen to anyone at any time, including late in life when the identity thief is looking for easy money. To sort it all out, you will need a social security lawyer. Read More 

3 Pros Of A Living Trust

As part of your estate planning, you have to decide whether or not you need a living trust. A living trust establishes you as the person who is in charge of taking care of decisions related to your property. Here are three good reasons that you should include a living trust in your planning.  Probate Avoidance The best reason to have a living trust is that your heirs can avoid probate when you die. Read More 

How To Prepare For & Deal With A Car Accident

A car accident is not something anyone looks forward to, but you should be prepared. The following tips can help you should you ever have a car accident. Remember that being prepared can help you survive and protect you from some of the aftermath associated with vehicle accidents. Things You Should Have In Your Car You should have the following, just in case of an accident: You should have a written note or digital note written on your phone that details allergies or health-related ailments of you and your passengers. Read More