Social Security Disability Offsets

By |2020-01-17T09:47:44-05:00January 6th, 2020|Blog, Social Security Disability|

Under most Long Term Disability claims, claimants are required to apply for Social Security Disability benefits. The securing of Social Security disability benefits can be a long process. Most claims are denied at the application phase and after an appeal, as well. However, once these benefits are secured, generally they are deducted from the amount [...]

Social Security Disability and Long Term Disability Benefits

By |2019-11-21T15:39:53-05:00November 11th, 2019|Blog, Long Term Disability|

Although frequently confused, Social Security Disability and Long Term Disability benefits and the entitlement thereto are entirely different claims which can be pursued in the event you are no longer able to work in your own or potentially any occupation. A claim for Social Security Disability benefits is made with the federal government through the [...]

Social Security Disability dovetailed with Long Term Disability

By |2019-08-23T10:59:20-04:00August 12th, 2019|Blog, Long Term Disability|

One thing which we always find startling is the answer we generally receive when we ask our clients how much they expect to receive when and if Social Security Disability are awarded.  We need to have this information to assess the economic value of a client’s Long Term Disability benefits.             Now, we are not primarily [...]

Dovetailing Social Security Disability with Long Term Disability

By |2019-08-09T16:03:42-04:00July 8th, 2019|Blog, Long Term Disability|

One of the points in most Long Term Disability benefit claims is when, at long last, Social Security Disability benefits have been awarded.  The delay in the award of Social Security Disability is routine.  Unless you meet the age 55 “bright line” test, have one of the “scheduled” medical conditions or have a catastrophic medical [...]