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Changes in SSDI eligibility criteria for 2023

Changes in SSDI eligibility criteria for 2023

2023's 8.7% COLA is the largest in over 40 yearsThe Social Security COLA will grow by 8.7% in 2023, which will be the largest increase since 1981, when it increased by 11.2%.For Americans who get Social Security benefits in 2023, there is good news despite the year's financial difficulties. The biggest cost of living adjustment in 41 years, a resul...

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Understanding the Impact of SSDI on Retirement Benefits

Understanding the Impact of SSDI on Retirement Benefits

 If you have a disability, you may be worried about how collecting Social Security Disability benefits may impact you in the future. Will it have an impact on my ability to request Social Security retirement benefits? Does receiving SSD benefits now affect the amount of retirement benefits I will eventually receive? People who meet the SSA's d...

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