Glossary

At Liner Legal, we don’t just manage your case, we make sure you understand it. Legal terms, acronyms, and more can make a difficult process worse. Below you’ll find a glossary of common terms you may see associated with your disability case. 

DLI

What it means: Date Last Insured

What it is: The last day of a quarter that a person meets insured status for blindness or disability.

PIA

What it means: Primary Insurance Amount

What it is: A retirement benefit a person would receive at their normal retirement age, where the benefit is not increased or decreased due to early or late retirement 

SSA

What it means: Social Security Administration

What it is: An agency of the U.S. Government that administers Social Security, a social insurance program consisting of disability, survivor benefits, and retirement.

SSDI

What it means: Social Security Disability Insurance

What it is: A federal program that provides cash payments to people who meet the federal definition of “disabled.”

SSI

What it means: Supplemental Security Income 

What it is: A federal program that provides cash payments to people who meet the federal definition of “disabled.”

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