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December 30, 2017
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AgweekTV: Best of 2017 Holiday Special
December 30, 2017 - 8:30am
December 15, 2017
Social Security disability benefits replace a portion of lost income when a worker becomes seriously disabled. You become eligible for Social Security benefits by working and paying FICA taxes. (Submitted photo)
Things to think about before applying for disability benefits
December 15, 2017 - 4:00pm
December 2, 2017
From your first job and throughout your career, Social Security tracks your earnings and gives you credits for the contributions you’ve made through payroll taxes. Those credits can translate into important future benefits. (Submitted photo)
Five ways Social Security protects you and your family
December 2, 2017 - 1:30pm
November 17, 2017
A 20-year-old worker currently has a one-in-four chance of becoming disabled before reaching retirement age — which means Social Security disability benefits are something every working adult in the U.S. should learn about and understand. (Submitted photo)
One fact you should know about disability
November 17, 2017 - 4:00pm
November 11, 2017
Supporting veterans and active duty members of the military is a key part of Social Security’s mission. For those Armed Forces veterans who return home with injuries, Social Security is a resource they can turn to for disability benefits. (Submitted photo)
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
November 11, 2017 - 11:00am
July 22, 2017
Social Security encourages people who have suffered a disability to rejoin the workforce when they are able, through the free and voluntary program, Ticket to Work. (Submitted photo)
Ticket to Work puts people back in the driver's seat
July 22, 2017 - 3:00pm
September 13, 2016
An employee stands on a wheelchair developed by Israeli company UPnRIDE Robotics, that enables paralysed people with limited function in their arms to stand upright, during a demonstration at their offices in Yoqneam, Israel on Sept. 6. (Baz Ratner/Reuters
New wheelchair lets users cruise through town standing up
September 13, 2016 - 2:51pm
May 4, 2016
You can apply for Social Security disability, retirement at same time
May 4, 2016 - 5:05am
February 3, 2016
Survivor benefits often count toward SSA earnings test
February 3, 2016 - 5:05am
January 13, 2016
Not all disabilities qualify for Social Security benefits
January 13, 2016 - 8:27am
October 14, 2015
Social Security verification letters can be accessed online
October 14, 2015 - 5:00am
October 7, 2015
Benefits for some types of disability can be expedited
October 7, 2015 - 5:10am
September 30, 2015
You can apply more than once for Social Security disability
September 30, 2015 - 5:00am
August 19, 2015
SSI disability payments are partially based on total household income
August 19, 2015 - 5:05am