Social Security Online Tools You Can Use: Change Your Address With Social Security

When you are receiving monthly benefit payments from Social Security, you’ll want to make sure that your address is current even though your check goes direct deposit. We send letters about the COLA increases and any other changes to your benefit amount, so you will want to be sure you receive them. If you go…
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When HUD Needs Verification Of Social Security Benefits

Social Security is constantly evolving to make doing business with us easier. If you are currently receiving benefits from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), and are reapplying for benefits, or are assisting someone with their application, a trip to a Social Security office is probably not necessary — even if verification…
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Social Security Online Tools You Can Use: Check Your App

Just filed for Social Security retirement online and wonder how things are going? Looking for a quick and easy way to find out? Remember when Social Security convinced you to sign up for a my Social Security account? You used it to review your earnings and to see retirement estimates before you retired. Now that same…
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Your Social Security To-Do List

Now that you’ve stopped dreaming of a white Christmas, you need a new dream to inspire you. Do you crave the spontaneity of unplanned travel combined with the relaxed pace of retirement? Here’s a To-Do list that can make that retirement dream a reality. 1) Sign up for a my Social Security Account The account…
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Health Savings Accounts And Medicare Part A & Part B

You can’t contribute to a Health Savings Account once you’re enrolled in Medicare. This IRS rule should be considered when you have a Health Savings Account and want to sign up for Medicare A & B.  (You sign up for Part A & Part B with Social Security). Here is the information that Medicare offers on page…
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