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  • Social Security and SSI: A basic comparison

    PowerPoint Presentation Slides from Community Legal Services of Philadelphia outlining the similarities and differences between the Social Security and Supplemental Security Income programs. [PDF] Content Detail

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    Community Legal Services of Philadelphia
  • Social Security Disability Benefits

    Information from the Erie County Bar Association on whether you might be eligible for Social Security Disability Benefits. (February 2019) Content Detail

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    Erie County Bar Association
  • Social Security Goes Paperless

    Social Security is in the process of shifting away from paper checks in favor of electronic benefits. This flyer from Community Legal Services of Philadelphia provides information on this process whereby most individuals receiving benefits will be required to get them either via direct deposit or on a prepaid debit card. [PDF] (April 2011) Content Detail

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    Community Legal Services of Philadelphia
  • Social Security Retirement Benefits

    Information from the Erie County Bar Association on your entitlement to Social Security Retirement benefits. (Posted: August 2018) Content Detail

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    Erie County Bar Association