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Social Security: Social Security online puts you in control

Taking control of your future is the first step in planning a long and happy retirement. Social Security is making it faster and easier to do this with my Social Security.

With your own personal my Social Security account, you'll get immediate access to your personal Social Security Statement that has your earnings record and an estimate of ...Read more

Social Security: One fact you should know about disability

Disability is something many people aren't faced with in a direct way. The reality is, a 20-year-old worker currently has a one-in-four chance of becoming disabled before reaching retirement age. That makes Social Security disability benefits something you should learn about and understand.

One fact you should know is Social Security's ...Read more

Social Security: How may we help you?

Social Security has a toolbox full of resources on its website, www.socialsecurity.gov, to help you with your financial planning. With so many resources, maybe it's easier if we highlight one of our "best."

B.E.S.T. is the Benefit Eligibility Screening Tool, available at https://ssabest.benefits.gov. It can help you find out if you might be ...Read more

Social Security: Here for those who served our country

The men and women who served our country in the military can count on Social Security to be there for them throughout their lives.

Active duty military members earn credits toward Social Security retirement benefits. Wounded Warriors can receive expedited handling of their claims to receive disability benefits. We also provide survivor benefits...Read more

Social Security: Our online estimates help you plan for retirement and more

Social Security encourages all Americans to take steps toward ensuring their financial security. Wherever you are in life -- starting your first job, beginning a family, or getting ready to retire -- it's never too late or too soon to start planning for the years ahead.

We're here to help, and we offer a suite of online tools you can use to ...Read more