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Permanent Disability

A serious injury or illness can happen to any time to a working person. Although most workers don’t worry about the linger impact of a work-related injury or medical condition, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) says that more than four million job-related illnesses or injuries happen each

How Much Can I Expect to Receive in Social Security Disability Benefits

If you’re disabled, you may be eligible for Social Security Disability income (SSDI or SSD) benefits. You may want to know how much you can expect to receive in SSDI benefits. The amount of your monthly Social Security disability benefits depends on SSA’s calculation of your average lifetime earnings

Frequently Asked Questions About Disability Insurance

Disability insurance is an important financial planning tool and understanding long-term vs. short-term disability insurance types, prices, and coverage must be evaluated before purchase.  Frequently asked questions about disability insurance include, “What’s the difference between long-term vs. short-term disability insurance?” and “What does disability insurance cover, at what cost?”

Disabled Veterans Benefits

Veterans of all U.S. branches of the military are potentially eligible to receive disabled veterans benefits from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). The VA offers disability compensation only to qualifying veterans. According to VA, a qualifying veteran must suffer a disability that resulted from his or her