Why do Long Term Disability carriers require you to apply for SSDI? – A Social Security disability lawyer explains

Why do Long Term Disability carriers require you to apply for SSDI? – A Social Security disability lawyer explains

  If you become disabled and need your LTD benefits, your insurer will usually ask you to apply for Social Security Disability Insurance benefits. Roughly one-third of workers are covered by Long Term Disability (LTD) Insurance, up from about a

Obama’s Legacy on Disabilities Part 2

Obama’s Legacy on Disabilities Part 2

  Barak Obama – good intentions and hard choices for the disabled. In Part 1, we discussed some of the things Obama has done which have been a benefit for the disabled. However, Obama has not done everything perfectly when

Obama’s Legacy on Disabilities Part 1

Obama’s Legacy on Disabilities Part 1

  Barak Obama and his efforts to help the disabled. “Each day, Americans with disabilities play a critical role in forging and shaping the identity of our Nation. Their contributions touch us all through personal experience or through that of

What is Social Security Privatization? – Part 1

What is Social Security Privatization? – Part 1

  With critical financial trouble on the horizon privatization is one suggested method to save the Social Security assistance program. The Social Security system has been a highly successful program to help financially support those who are past a normal

Texas 211- Understanding Assistance Programs

Texas 211- Understanding Assistance Programs

  211 Texas – The emergency help phone number for essential human services. Everyone knows that in an emergency, you can dial 911 for police, fire and EMS services. There is another number you can call if you have a

Presidential Candidate’s Views on Social Security Part 2

Presidential Candidate’s Views on Social Security Part 2

  Funding Social Security is a highly polarizing issue and each presidential candidate has their own ideas on the program and it’s financial structure. Previously, we had discussed the views of the presidential candidates on Social Security. A few months