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Work Credits Requirements for Social Security Disability Benefits

When you apply for Social Security Disability Insurance or SSDI, you qualify for the benefits only if you meet a number of requirements. These requirements are defined and specified by the Social Security Administration (SSA).

A key requirement for SSDI program is work credits. SSDI benefits are essentially available only if you have done a certain amount of time in the last few years. If you don’t meet the work credits requirements, you are not eligible for SSDI. If that’s the case, you should contact one of our Greenville SSDI attorneys. Here’s a detailed look at how SSA work credits are calculated and how you can qualify for SSDI benefits on the basis of these work credits.

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