How And Why To Review Your Social Security Statement

Your Social Security Statement contains information about whether or not you have worked long enough to receive Social Security benefits as well as how much you will receive. Reviewing the Statement is the first step on the road to understanding how Social Security works and making sure that Social Security has a correct history of…
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Social Security’s Top Five New Blog Posts

Social Security’s blog is a go-to source for news and resources. That’s why we named it Social Security Matters — it matters to everyone even if you don’t think you directly benefit from Social Security benefits today. The popularity of our blog has grown. We’d like to share some of our most popular posts with…
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What Causes My Social Security Retirement Check To Go Up After I Start Receiving Benefits?

There are three situations where your Social Security retirement checks may increase: COLA (Cost of Living Increase), AERO (Automated Earnings Reappraisal Operation), and ARF (Automated Reduction Factor). They represent three different situations in which your current benefit amount may be refigured due to an increase. COLA is probably the most familiar to beneficiaries. Do you…
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EVERY DAY IS INTERNET SECURITY DAY

Being safe online is important every day. There may be days devoted to internet security awareness, but you need to be careful every time you go online. Do you know what it takes to be safe online? You probably connect daily to get information, shop, socialize, or work. Every time you go online, you need…
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Where Can I Find The Rules For The Little Known Facts About Social Security?

You’ve heard the old saying about getting the correct answer from the horse’s mouth. Well, I am about to introduce you to the Social Security horse. Because Social Security touches so many lives, it gets written about often. Sometimes in trying to simplify ideas or to keep the length of an article manageable, important points…
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