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Enabling usually grows out of good intentions

You care about your family. You want what is best for them. You love them and care for them deeply. That is what families are supposed to do. It can be hard when a family member hits a few bumps in the road. You never want to see someone you love get into trouble. You don't want to stand by and watch them make mistakes or suffer. It can be hard to see a family member fall ill. It can be devastating if a family member falls ill to addiction.

Addiction is a disease that can indirectly affect an entire family. While it is natural instinct to want to help, it could be difficult to navigate exactly how to help. Sometimes good intentions result in enablement.

Do you have an SSI or SSDI claim?

Suffering from an injury or illness can change your life. A disability can limit your abilities. You might not be able to work. Not being able to work can be truly devastating. If you are suffering from an injury or illness that prevents you from working, you may be able to get some assistance.

Supplementary Security Income: Monthly payments are distributed to people on a limited income.

  •  This is a need-based program and is based on income and assets.
  •  You must have less than $2,000 in assets and a limited income to qualify.

Five Common Mistakes Parents Make In Custody Cases

There's no way to say this gently. Custody battles are ugly. In the midst of all the stress and anguish over a break-up, you're also fighting for your kids. It's hard to be at your best when things are at their worst, and-for a loving parent-it's hard to find a worse situation than a protracted custody battle.

Given the pain of a custody dispute, here are five common mistakes parents make while fighting for their kids:

1. Putting Kids In The Middle

Your ex may seem like the worst thing for humanity since acne. But judges absolutely hate it when they hear that a parent is trashing an ex in front of the kids, or using the kids to send nasty messages back and forth. You don't have to lie to the kids. Acknowledge that things are stressful and you and their daddy disagree about a lot, but he's still their father. The kids must understand that they aren't the cause or in the center of the dispute.

Social Security Disability Denied?

Social Security Disability Denied is a phrase you do not want to hear when you need help. If your application for Social Security Disability (SSD) benefits has been denied, you are not alone! On average, up to 70% of initial claims are denied, in part because of missing medical or job information.SSA-Claim-Denied.jpg

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