If you can’t work because you have a medical condition that is expected to last at least one year, or result in death, you may be eligible to receive benefits from Social Security. However, federal laws require a strict definition of disability. While some programs give money to people with partial disability or short-term disability, Social Security does not.
How do I meet the earnings requirement for disability benefits?
In general, to get disability benefits, you must meet two different earnings tests:
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