Steve Perrigo, J.D., is a vice president for Allsup, where he helps clients understand their options when coordinating private disability and health insurance benefits with the Social Security and Medicare programs.
Prior to joining Allsup, Perrigo was a manager for the Social Security Administration.
Twenty-six million Americans are out of work, among them a large share of people who can no longer afford to put off applying for disability insurance. Where previously they may have been able to continue working for an accommodating employer or solely rely on their spouse’s income, today, there’s a good chance that’s not so. […]