Reasons Veterans Miss Out on Veteran Disability Benefits

         More than 18 million American military veterans live in the United States today. To address the needs of this population, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (V.A.) has expanded health, education, home loan, and other veteran benefits over the years. V.A. disability payments are one of the most common entitlements veterans overlook. However, they […]

Two Different Disability Programs are Available to Veterans Through the VA

Veterans have two options as far as disability programs are concerned. Disabilities because of injuries sustained during active duty or if the service during active duty made the existing injury worse are covered through disability compensation while disability pension compensates any veteran who is permanently disabled regardless of whether or not the disability is due […]

What exactly is SSDI?

It is easy to confuse Supplemental Security Income aka SSI with Social Security Disability Insurance, aka SSDI. SSI is for people with disabilities that have minimal means; SSDI is an insurance program that is available to qualified workers with disabilities regardless of their resources. SSDI pays cash benefits to those who are unable to work […]