FROM DISABILITY TO EMPLOYMENT: Social Security Ticket to Work Program Helps People Get off Disability

Did you know you don’t lose Social Security Disability Insurance benefits right away when you return to work? There is a nine-month “trial work period,” followed by a 36-month period during which you only lose benefits if you make a certain amount. Stan Hinden of the Association of American Retired Persons (AARP) profiles Social Security’s Ticket to Work program. He discusses the program’s philosophy, its challenges, and how to get involved. To view this article, click here.