What You Don’t Know About Disability Insurance


On average, a disabling accident occurs once every second in the U.S., and 18.5% of Americans are living with a disability. But disability insurance provides income for more than just accidents—cancer is the second most common reason why people take out a claim on their disability insurance.

In this video, Stephany Kirkpatrick CFP®, LearnVest Director of Financial Planning, explains what you need to know about disability insurance—like the fact that you can buy private disability insurance to fill in any gaps in coverage provided by your employer.