What to Know About Disaster Aid
Disasters are tricky. It's hard to know what help you'll need until you need it.
With that, here's some insight into what to expect from disaster aid.
WHN TIP: 8 Common Disaster Misconceptions
Number 8 - I must have a low income to qualify for disaster aid.
Not True: Specific assistance provided depends on each applicant's circumstances. Remember, federal disaster assistance programs are not "welfare." A variety of programs may be available to households and businesses who suffered damage, regardless of income.
Read the other seven here.