Filing For Retirement, Spouse And Disability Online

Whether you need to file for retirement benefits or disability benefits, the easiest and fastest way to do it is online at www.socialsecurity.gov. You can file for Social Security as early as age 62 at a reduced rate or you can delay it beyond your full retirement age to receive permanent increases to your monthly…
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Getting Ready For W-2 Time – Social Security Business Services Online

Are you an employer? Do you handle payroll services, whether for one business or many? Has your business registered to use the free Social Security Business Services Online (BSO) yet?  Use of BSO is free but registration is required. Although W-2 season may seem far away, now is a good time to prepare by making…
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Your My Social Security Password

Q: On long does a my Social Security password stay valid? A: Establishing your online my Social Security account at www.ssa.gov/myaccount/ allows immediate access to a growing number of services. You choose a personal username and password when creating your account. For security reasons, your password is valid for 6 months. If your password expires,…
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Social Security Website Changes

Changes to the Social Security website took place last week, with the most important being to the homepage at www.socialsecurity.gov. Now, one menu box is used to reach all topics rather than the several topic boxes previously used. In addition to simplifying how to find information, related coding changes will speed up page loading and make the…
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