Frequently Asked Questions: Benefits & Qualifying

What Is the Difference Between Back Pay and Retroactive Benefits?

Retroactive benefits cover the period of time between the date you became disabled and the date you applied for disability benefits. Back pay refers to the time between the date you applied for benefits and the date you were approved for benefits.


If you can’t work because of a chronic disease or long term injury , you may qualify for SSDI or SSI benefits

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