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While shopping online, visit Social Security

"Black Friday" is the busiest shopping day of the year, with people lining up at midnight for deals as they begin the busy holiday shopping season. More people than ever are taking advantage of online holiday deals. "Cyber Monday" is the day internet-savvy people search for deals, all online.

You're smart, and you probably already know there's ...Read more

Social Security Q&A: Manage benefits with 'my Social Security' online account

Q: Why should I sign up for a "my Social Security" online account?

A: "my Social Security" gives you a personal online account you can securely use to check your Social Security information and do business with us. With a "mySocial Security" account you can:

-- Keep track of your earnings and verify them every year

--Get an estimate of your ...Read more

Social Security Q&A: Supplemental Security Income

Q: I know you need to have limited resources to receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI). But what is considered a resource?

A: Resources are things you own that you can use for support. They include cash, real estate, personal belongings, bank accounts, stocks, and bonds. To be eligible for SSI a person must have no more than $2,000 in ...Read more

Social Security Q&A: Plan for and manage your benefits at Social Security website

Q: What can I do at

A: There are many things you can do on Social Security's website. You can conduct most of your Social Security business with us online at You can get an estimate of future benefits, find out if you qualify for benefits now, and even apply for benefits. You can ...Read more