November 21, 2018

SOCIAL SECURITY DISABILITY BENEFITS AND UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS: TO TAKE OR NOT TO TAKE?

In Florida, if you qualify for both unemployment and Social Security, you will receive your full check under each program; Florida will not reduce your unemployment benefit if you’re getting Social Security.

However, filing for Social Security disability benefits while receiving unemployment benefits is problematic, because you are sending each program contradictory messages .

TO COLLECT OR NOT TO COLLECT: WHO SHOULD AND WHO SHOULDN’T?

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