# Social security disability
SSDI Recipient Narrowly Avoids Losing Family Home After Six-Year Delay for $60,000 in Benefits
A New York resident who applied for Social Security Disability Insurance almost lost his beloved family home after enduring a grueling six-year delay in his benefits. The recipient, Micheal Cohen was a former electrical engineer up until six years ago when he lost his job due to suffering from a debilitation heart attack. As the main income earner for his family, this left him struggling to keep up with day-to-day expenses as well as unable to stay current with his mortgage payments on the family home.
Life Long Disability Recipient Loses Social Security Over Mismatched Property Records
Many Social Security recipients get denied benefits on their first application due to a variety of reasons. However, tens of thousands of disabled or elderly individuals are also excluded or stripped of their benefits for having the wrong name at the wrong time.
45 Year Old Arkansas Man Gets Prison Time in $284,000 Social Security Disability Fraud
Social Security Disability is a program put in place to comfort those who cannot work due to debilitating illnesses or mental health conditions. For those who need an income and cannot provide one, the monthly checks ease that burden.