Supplemental Security Income

What is the Difference Between SSDI and SSI?

By | 2015-06-22T17:11:22+00:00 June 22nd, 2015|Social Security Disability|

Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) are both federal programs administered by the Social Security Administration that provide financial assistance to people with disabilities.  The chief difference between the two programs is that SSDI requires the disabled individual to have paid Social Security taxes long enough to qualify as insured.  In