On a side note, I was informed by a phone rep at ssa to watch the benefits' statement closely, to insure that they have the correct contribution amounts / years worked etc... Of course, when your file is 'open' (as mine has been for over a year) you can not request your statement.
>From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com] On Behalf Of
>Sent: Tuesday, June 26, 2007 11:55 AM
>Subject: Re: SSI Disability
>Hi Alex and all my fellow sufferers,
>Alex, may I ask how much you receive for SSI Disability?