Disability Benefits Archive

SSDI Eligibility

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, a 20-year-old employee bears an average 30 percent probability of suffering disability before reaching SSA full retirement age (FRA). Social Security Disability Income (SSDI) eligibility was originally designed to pay the worker what he or she paid into the Social Security

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

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

Denied VA Disability Benefits

According to the New York Times, a recent report shows a “sharp increase” in the number of veterans who’ve been denied VA disability benefits. If a veteran applies for veterans’ disability compensation and the Veterans Administration denies benefits, he or she has the legal right to an appeal direction