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  • 5 Ways Social Security Protects You and Your Family
    Next payday, when you see a portion of your wages go toward FICA taxes, rest easier knowing that your investment in Social Security brings a lifetime of protections for you and your family. From your first job and throughout your … Continue reading →(Visited 5 times, 5 visits today)
  • Celebrating Our Nation’s Diversity
    January 15 is Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, a federal holiday and a day of remembrance. Martin Luther King, Jr. dedicated his life to creating and fostering equal rights for African Americans, and he died during his efforts to make … Continue reading →(Visited 3,585 times, 31 visits today)
  • Social Security’s Top Five Blog Posts
    This blog is a go-to source for Social Security 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 … Continue reading →(Visited 10,935 times, 81 visits today)
  • Check Out These my Social Security Features in the New Year
    2018 is almost here! It’ll be a New Year. There’s no better time to tell you about the features we have in my Social Security. They not only save you time, but also put you in control of your retirement … Continue reading →(Visited 25,164 times, 36 visits today)
  • Social Security’s Gift to Children is Security
    During the holiday season, most of us, regardless of religion or beliefs, focus on the children we love. Caring for children is one of the best ways to safeguard the future. And we at Social Security know a thing or … Continue reading →(Visited 7,985 times, 6 visits today)
  • Get to Know Your Social Security
    Social Security touches the lives of nearly every American. We’ve been with you from day one, when your parents applied for your Social Security number, and we are with you from your first job through your retirement party and beyond. … Continue reading →(Visited 11,430 times, 13 visits today)
  • 10 Handy Ways to Use Social Security Online
    There are many easy ways to use our website. Here are some common and not-so common uses: Apply for Social Security benefits online, of course! This is the fastest, most convenient way to apply for retirement, spouses, disability, or Medicare … Continue reading →(Visited 15,408 times, 24 visits today)
  • Three Things You Need to Know about Seasonal Work and Social Security
    Right after Halloween, stores and businesses begin advertising that they’re looking for seasonal workers. It’s a good way to make extra income during the busy holiday season. We know you may have some questions about seasonal work and how it … Continue reading →(Visited 16,865 times, 12 visits today)
  • How You Can Grow Your Social Security Benefits Beyond Retirement Age
    For more and more Americans, reaching retirement age no longer means the end of an active working life. Many people are choosing to work past the age of 65, according to the Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics. If … Continue reading →(Visited 18,097 times, 34 visits today)
  • Shining a Light on Those Who Provide Dementia Care
    Alzheimer’s takes a devastating toll, not just on those with the disease, but on their families. The effects of this disease, emotional as well as financial, are felt by many in our society. Caring for relatives suffering from this debilitating … Continue reading →(Visited 7,473 times, 8 visits today)