By Ted Norwood, General Counsel and Director of Representation, Integrated Benefits, Inc. The United States Social Security Administration offers two programs—confusingly named Social Security Disability Income and Supplemental Security Income—aimed at providing or supplementing the income of people who are unable to work. SSDI (also called Title II benefits) provides disability coverage for individuals who…
Long-term disability insurance helps protect you from life’s unknowns and ensures you have a paycheck even when you’re not working. For anyone still paying off student loan debt, disability insurance is a must-have so you don’t fall behind on your loan payments.
If you expect to rely on Social Security Disability Insurance – SSDI – if you become disabled, you may be gambling with your financial well-being.
Want to get the most our of your disability coverage? Learn how Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Long-Term Disability Insurance Work Together
How would you finance an unexpected disability? Here are three other ways to potentially cope with replacing your lost income when you’re out of work due to a disability.
Here’s a bit more about how Social Security Disability Insurance works, and how big changes may be on the horizon.
On the first day of income protection, we discuss one type of coverage everyone should have-Disability Insurance. Read more about why and how here.
The income protection caucus aims to raise about the risk of disability, promote personal financial responsibility, and encourage preparedness. Learn more here.
Do you have disability insurance coverage? Find out what you need to do to make sure you have enough to protect yourself and your income.
Do you know the differences between Social Security disability insurance and private insurance. Find out what you need to know and why you might need both.