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Do these 15 things with an on-line Social Security account

The Social Security Administration (SSA) has been shifting its resources online for current and future beneficiaries for years now.  This is the list of 15 things you can do online with an account, and to read the full piece by Sean Williams, click here.  1. Request a replacement Social Security card; 2. Change your address and/or phone number; 3. Request and print a benefit verification letter; 4. Review your Social Security statement; 5. Check your earnings history; 6. Use the SSA’s retirement, disability, or survivors benefit planner; 7. Apply for Social Security retirement or spousal benefits; 8. Apply for Social Security Disability or Supplemental Security Income benefits; 9. Start or alter the direct deposit of your benefit; 10. Report wages if you’re currently receiving DI or SSI; 11. Check the status of an application or appeal; 12. Print your SSA-1099 form; 13. Get a replacement SSA-1099 or SSA-1042S for tax purposes; 14. Get a replacement Medicare card; and 15. Apply for Medicare and Extra Help.

The AMAC Foundation offers a free-to-the-public advisory service to all folks ageing into–or already in–Social Security. This service provides guidance in understanding the complexities of Social Security and the myriad rules and regulations associated with the process for claiming benefits, with NSSA-Certified Social Security Advisors available via email or telephone to discuss options. Learn more about this service via the Foundation’s website.



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