Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) Definition

Jennifer E. Engen

What Is Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI)? Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) is a federal income benefits program that provides financial assistance to Americans with disabilities. In general, according to the Social Security Administration (SSA), benefits are paid to those who are not able to work for a year or […]

SSDI Benefits and Lung Cancer

Jennifer E. Engen

A lung cancer diagnosis can be physically, emotionally, and financially disabling, and many lung cancer patients need financial assistance to help them stay afloat financially. Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) is a federally run benefit program earned by people who have worked and paid Social Security taxes on their earnings. Depending […]