As part of National my Social SecurityWeek, the Social Security Administration is hosting its first Twitter Chat, titled #mySocialSecurity: Planning for Your Financial Future today August 21, 2014 from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. EDT.
Joining will be the U.S. Department of the Treasury and the Federal Trade Commission.
During the Twitter Chat, you can ask questions relating to the topic using the hashtag #mySocialSecurity.
This week the Social Security Administration hopes to educate the public about the benefits of having a my Social Security account.
Individuals can use their my Social Security accounts to access their Social Security Statements to check their earnings and get estimates of future Social Security benefits.
People already receiving Social Security benefits can get benefit verification letters, change their address and phone number, and start or change their direct deposit information.
Participate in the my Social Security Twitter Chat today, Thursday August 21, 2014, 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. EDT.
Visit www.socialsecurity.gov/myaccount and create your my Social Security account today.