If you cannot earn $1,130/mo because of an injury or illness, you may be eligible for Social Security Disability Insurance benefits. The Social Security Administration defines disability by the inability to earn over the substantial gainful activity limit (SGA).
October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month. The observance originally began in 1945 with “National Employ the Physically Handicapped Week”, established by Harry S. Truman. Truman personally experienced disability early in life. Before age 10, he had diphtheria which
The Social Security Administration helps the disabled return to work. The Social Security Administration offers programs and incentives to help those who are disabled get back to work. Most people would rather work than collect disability. Beyond a paycheck,
The Social Security’s Ticket to Work Program is available to anyone ages 18 through 64 who receives Social Security Disability Insurance or Supplemental Security Income benefits. The program is intended to provide recipients of these benefits a way to increase