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December 2013 Archives

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More millennials may begin to purchase disability insurance

Many insurance companies have had success selling disability insurance to consumers who do not receive any coverage through their employer. This is particularly true among the older generation. However, millennials, those in the 18 to 35 age bracket, are not as excited about purchasing this type of coverage.

VA working through backlog of disability claims

Although the benefits of having disability insurance run deep, it is important to note that some people are unable to have their claim processed as quickly as they would like. As a result, they do not receive the benefits they require to move on with their life now that they are disabled.

NFL player opts against buying disability insurance

Many of our California readers are big football fans. While most cheer for a home state team, such as the San Francisco 49ers, San Diego Chargers or Oakland Raiders, this doesn't mean they are unfamiliar with the teams that make up the rest of the league.

Number of disabled workers in US increasing

It goes without saying that nobody wants to find him or herself disabled and dealing with the subsequent physical and emotional results. However, there are millions of people from one side of the country to the next who are in this position. While some are able to receive federal disability benefits or those through a private insurer, others are fighting to get what is owed to them.

Schools to be reimbursed, long term disability fund impacted

From one side of the country to the other and everywhere in between, millions of people are well aware of the importance of carrying the appropriate amount of long-term disability insurance. While some purchase this coverage on their own, others receive a policy through their employer.