SSA Changes Policy; Reasons for Benefit Denial Will Be Made Available to Applicants

Historically, notices from the Social Security Administration often contained no explanation as to why certain resources, including trust assets, were deemed “countable” for determining benefit eligibility.   A new SSA directive changes this policy The SSA’s new directive now requires its employees to provide additional information to applicants who are denied benefits.  The field office technicians … Continue reading SSA Changes Policy; Reasons for Benefit Denial Will Be Made Available to Applicants