Falling ill or suffering an injury that prevents you from holding employment can disrupt your life and leave you worried about how you will pay all of your bills and keep a roof over your head. Long term disability insurance, whether you hold a private policy or one through your employer, can provide a much needed financial safety net when you are unable to earn an income through employment. Unfortunately, being approved for long term disability benefits can be a long and hard process. [Read More]
Workers' Comp And Dental Trauma: What You Should Know
About 48% of workers who get injured on the job suffer dental trauma on top of their other wounds. Yet, this is a seldom discussed aspect of workers' compensation benefits. If you end up with a damaged tooth (or teeth) from an incident on the job, this is what you should know: Your lack of prior dental care can be an issue. The problem with claiming workers' comp for dental issues is that there's often a lack of dental care in the first place. [Read More]
Not Sure If VA Disability Is For You?
Many veterans are unsure about the Veterans Affairs (VA) disability program. There are many misconceptions about the disability system, such as assuming wrongly that only combat injuries are eligible, or assuming that your income will be limited the same way that Social Security limits income. Both and more are untrue, and as you take a look at a few eligibility concerns, you can feel better about putting in as many claims as you want. [Read More]
Get More For Your Insurance Claim By Following These 3 Tips
Accidents happen more often than you think. You cannot predict when you are going to be involved in one. It can happen anytime, anyplace, often when you least expect it. As much as you cannot plan for an accident to happen, you can make sure you do what needs to be done afterwards to prevent losing out on money that you deserve. Here are a few mistakes you want to avoid at all costs. [Read More]