Having a disability can often make many tasks in life challenging. You may have a disability that makes it impossible for you to carry out necessary duties to hold down a steady job. As a result, you may face financial hardships. Of course, benefits programs exist that could help individuals in your type of situation gain monetary assistance.
The Social Security Administration announced a small increase in the cost of living allowance (COLA) for 2017. The 0.3 percent rate increase will give each of America's 60 million social security recipients four to six dollars more per month next year.