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What Are Functional Limitations? (And How Do They Affect a Disability Claim?)

November. 24, 2021
When you make a long-term disability claim, it is not enough to say that you cannot work. You must prove it. That means you need to have documentation that identifies...
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How Much Is My Long-Term Disability Claim Worth?

November. 11, 2021
Long-term disability benefits can be a lifesaver for people who are no longer able to earn an income due to sickness or injury. If you are not able to work...
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Why Was My Loved One’s Long-Term Care Insurance Claim Denied?

September. 25, 2021
[xyz-ips snippet="Share-Dropdown"] As we age, our chances of needing long-term care increase—and about 53% of us will need some form of long-term care for more than a year. In 2020,...
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Crohn’s Disease and Long-Term Disability Insurance: A Claimant’s Guide

September. 16, 2021
Crohn’s disease and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) are often considered “invisible disabilities,” but they can have a profound effect on your life. It can be impossible to work when you...
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What Is Long COVID and Can I Get Long-Term Disability for the Condition?

July. 8, 2021
We have learned a lot about COVID-19: how it is transmitted, how we can fight the disease, and who is most at risk. However, we are only just beginning to...
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Long-Term Disability: Dentists Should Take a Proactive Approach

June. 9, 2021
When was the last time you reviewed your long-term disability (LTD) coverage? If you’re like most dental professionals, it’s been a while—and there’s a good chance you’ve outgrown your coverage....
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What to Look for in a UNUM Long-Term Disability Lawyer

January. 25, 2021
UNUM and its subsidiaries, Provident Life and Accident Insurance Company and Paul Revere Life Insurance Company, have earned a reputation for prioritizing profits over people. The company takes an aggressive...
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Spinal Cord Stimulators and Disability: Do I Qualify for LTD?

January. 5, 2021
When you’re living with chronic back pain or a spinal cord injury, you may be willing to try anything to alleviate your symptoms. From physical therapy and surgeries to chronic...
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How Long Can You Stay on Long-Term Disability? It Depends

December. 22, 2020
For many people, long-term disability insurance benefits seem like a financial lifeline helping make up for your lost income. However, do you know how long those monthly benefit checks will last? As...
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Will Volunteering Impact My Long-Term Disability Benefits?

December. 22, 2020
Volunteering can help disabled individuals find purpose in their lives or even prepare them for re-entry into the workforce. Unfortunately, insurance companies sometimes use volunteer activities as an excuse to...
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Why Vocational Experts Can Make a Difference in LTD Claims

December. 17, 2019
During a long-term disability (LTD) claim, your medical records and history get a lot of attention. Your lawyer and the insurance company will pore over every diagnosis, test, and recommendation in...
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How Will the Court Review My Long-Term Disability Case?

December. 5, 2019
Unlike some states, Illinois law requires that federal courts apply a de novo standard of review in long-term disability (LTD) claims if the coverage was issued or offered in Illinois. Judges can...
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