Disability affects everyone.
Did you know May is Disability Insurance Awareness Month? Guess who made this up – the insurance industry of course. But just because a bunch of insurance companies got together to try to convince you to buy disability insurance doesn’t mean they’re wrong. If you need your paycheck, you need to protect that paycheck. There’s nothing you can do about the economy, inflation or Acts of God, but you can work to protect your income from four common things that may happen to you if you become disabled.
Four bad things happen to the long-term disabled: