Social Security Administration

Women’s history and Social Security

March is Women’s History Month. This is a time to focus not just on women’s achievements, but on the challenges women continue to face. In… Continue reading


You can help as a representative payee

Do you have a loved one or friend who is unable to manage their Social Security benefits? If you handle the finances of someone who… Continue reading


Four questions to ask yourself as you plan for retirement

Deciding when to start receiving your retirement benefits from Social Security is a decision that only you can make, and you should make that decision… Continue reading


Listen and learn about Social Security

Perhaps you’ve been planning to read that booklet on Social Security benefits for some time now, but you never seem to find the time to… Continue reading

What is the future of Social Security?

Recently, the Social Security Board of Trustees released its annual report to Congress presenting the financial status of the Social Security trust funds for the… Continue reading

Honoring, helping our service members on Memorial Day

On Memorial Day, we honor the soldiers and service members who have given their lives for our nation. Social Security respects the heroism and courage… Continue reading

When is a good time to start receiving Social Security benefits?

Enjoying a comfortable retirement is everyone’s dream. For over 80 years, Social Security has been helping people realize those dreams, assisting people through life’s journey… Continue reading