Will I get Medicare or Medicaid benefits?

If you are approved for Social Security benefits, you will also receive medical benefits. If you receive SSDI benefits, then you will received Medicare. However, there is a 24 month waiting period for Medicare. The waiting period starts with the first month you are eligible for payment of benefits. The clock starts running from that […]

I am 63 and receiving early retirement benefits. Can I also get disability?

If you are under your full retirement age and disabled, you may still be eligible for Social Security disability, even if you elected to take early retirement benefits. Eligibility for Disability Benefits In order to receive disability benefits, you must meet the same requirements as any other person who applies. You must be found to […]