Applying for Benefits

Self Help Legal Information > Social Security and SSI

  • Are you eligible for Social Security benefits? Can you apply online?

    Find out if you are eligible for benefits, file for retirement, spouse's and disability benefits, get a benefit verification statement or request a replacement form SSA-1099. Read More

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    Social Security Online
  • When People Help You While You Wait for SSI

    When you apply for SSI, it can take a long time before you get your first check. During this time, you have to find a way to get by and you may get gifts or loans from friends or family. Whether the help is a gift or loan can make a big difference in the amount of back SSI benefits you can get. Read this document for more information. Read More

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    Legal Services Alabama