The Settlement Alliance

2017

Blog Posts in 2017

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Which Government Benefits are Affected by a Settlement—and Which Ones Aren’t? Jun 26, 2017

Last week, the Senate unveiled its new version of the American Healthcare Act (AHCA). The proposed bill includes historically steep cuts to the Medicaid program. But did you know that there are already other circumstances under which an individual ...

Will a Settlement Affect Disability Benefits? Jun 21, 2017

When a disabled individual is about to receive a recovery in a personal injury settlement, questions often arise about existing disability benefits. Will accepting money from an injury settlement affect a claimant’s disability benefits? Does the type ...

The NEW Way Structured Settlement Factoring Companies Prey on Injured Claimants Jun 15, 2017

We’re all familiar with the television commercials imploring consumers to sell their structured settlements for immediate cash (you may even be singing one of the jingles in your head now—our apologies). Those companies—factoring companies—purchase ...

Can Structured Settlement Payments Be Tied to S&P Performance? Jun 8, 2017

Structured settlement annuities are considered a safe, practical approach to preserving proceeds from personal injury, wrongful death, and workers’ compensation settlements. By placing all or a portion of the settlement proceeds in a structured ...

Reader Beware: The Misinformation Surrounding Structured Settlements Jun 2, 2017

If you anticipate receiving a personal injury settlement award, you may have started researching how to handle the proceeds. Personal injury settlements can result in a larger lump sum than most people are accustomed to handling, so it’s important to ...

Vote for The Settlement Alliance as Texas’ Best Structured Settlement Provider! May 31, 2017

In 2016, The Settlement Alliance was voted as Texas Lawyer’s #1 Structured Settlement Provider across the entire state of Texas. As one of the largest and most experienced settlement planning firms, we are committed to providing plaintiff attorneys ...

Claimants’ Top 3 Settlement Questions, Answered May 19, 2017

Depending on the complexity of a claimant’s case, attorneys sometimes spend years working to achieve a positive outcome. While settlement represents the closure of one chapter, it can also bring up a host of concerns for the claimant. Here are three ...

Structured Settlement Broker vs. Settlement Planner: What’s the Difference? May 17, 2017

In the legal industry, it’s not uncommon to hear the word “broker” used to describe any number of individuals who assist in determining how to handle the settlement recovery. There are key differences between a broker and a settlement planner, ...

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We are proud to partner with the highest rated structured settlement providers in the industry:

  • American general Life Companies
  • Berkshire Hathaway Structured Settlements
  • Liberty Life Assurance Company of Boston
  • MetLife
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • New York Life
  • Pacific Life
  • Prudential