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Congratulations on winning your Social Security Disability Insurance Benefits as well as your Supplemental Security Income Benefits. So what’s next?

Below is a list of common questions and answers that should help you understand your decision and what you can do to ensure you receive everything you’re entitled to.

What is the difference between the Social Security Disability and SSI Disability programs?
Do I have to do anything, such as complete some forms, to get paid?
How long will it take for SSA to pay me?
How far back will my benefits go?
Will I receive notices from SSA explaining my benefits?
When will I get the notices?
When will I get my checks?
Is there a way to convince SSA not to pay SSI back benefits in installments six months apart?
What if I have requested direct deposit?
Why would there be a problem if I am overpaid?
Will I receive my regular monthly benefits on the first of each month?
Why do you advise a savings account that pays interest quarterly rather than monthly or daily?
Won’t a savings account affect my eligibility for SSI?
What are the exceptions to the asset limit?
If I don’t have a bank account, will I have difficulty cashing my checks?
Will I be eligible for Title 19?
Will I be eligible for Medicare?
What does “the Appeals Council may review the decision on its own motion.” mean?
What is a Continuing Disability Review?
What will I have to do for a Continuing Disability Review?
What if SSA finds that my disability has ceased but I’m still not able to work?
Is there anything that I can do now to help ensure my benefits will continue?
Is SSA going to make it as difficult to keep my benefits as it did to get them in the first place?
Is there anything I can do to make dealing with SSA easier?