If you are attempting to secure disability benefits from the Social Security Administration or from a private Long-Term Disability insurer you may be wondering how much you can receive and how that total is determined.
People who are self-employed are just as eligible for Social Security Disability benefits as individuals who are employed by a company or another person.
If a doctor becomes partially disabled and is still able to work but needs to work shorter hours, there are policies that cover a partial loss of income.
The Compassionate Allowance program identifies medical conditions that meet its criteria for disability, reducing the wait for disability determination.
SS disability benefits continue for as long as a person is disabled. However, there are some circumstances under which they may stop paying those benefits.