5 Things Every Woman Should Know About Social Security

For more than 80 years, Social Security has helped secure today and tomorrow by providing benefits and financial protection for millions of people throughout their life’s journey. Here are the five most important things every woman should know about Social Security. 1. Nothing keeps you from getting your own Social Security benefit • If you’ve…
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Important Social Security Information For People Affected By Hurricane Harvey

Many Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefit payments are scheduled for Friday, September 1. The following information covers the various delivery methods for these payments in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. Payments by Paper Check Delivered by the US Postal Service Hurricane Harvey’s impact on the Gulf Coast resulted in the temporary suspension…
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Scam Awareness

Social Security is committed to protecting the information and resources entrusted to us, including your personal information and investment. However, scam artists might try to trick you into sharing your personal information or money. We’re here to help you identify and report these kinds of schemes. The Office of the Inspector General (OIG) has a…
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Medicare Bill Payment Available Online Through Your Bank

Social Security is here with tools and information to help you secure today and tomorrow. Did you know that you can pay your Medicare premiums online? If your bank offers the option to pay your bills online, you can use their service to pay for your Medicare premiums bill from the Centers for Medicare &…
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Spouse To Survivors Benefits: Automatic Or Application Required?

Sometimes the conversion of spouse’s Social Security benefits to Survivors benefits is done automatically and sometimes it requires more information. How will you know which to expect? If you’re getting benefits as a wife or husband based  solely on your spouse’s work, we’ll change your payments to survivors benefits when you report the death of…
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