Can I get disability benefits from Social Security if my family or I have income and assets?

By / February 18, 2018 / Facts / 603 Comments

What You Own and Social Security Disability You may wonder if you can get disability with money in the bank. Keep in mind that what you and your family own (your assets) never affects your eligibility for Social Security disability benefits or the amount of benefits payable to you. How Income May Affect Your Disability Payments The question of whether family income affects the amount of your disability benefit is a little more complicated. First, the easy part: your spouse’s and children’s income does not affect your benefit amount. However, some types of income you receive can affect your or your...Read more

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