Tag: Social Security Administration

Social Security: Offices reopen with $1,657 payment date

Social Security: Offices reopen with $1,657 payment date

After being closed for two years due to the pandemic, the Social Security Administration has finally announced the date their offices plan to reopen. The announcement was made by the SSA on Monday that offices were going to reopen this month. Beginning ... MORE
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SSI and SSDI differences explained

The Social Security Administration has various programs like SSI and Social Security, but it’s important to know the differences. SSI and SSDI both provide disability benefits, but they have differences when it comes to the two programs. SSI is Supplemental Security Income, ... MORE
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SSI: 2022 Payment schedule

Millions of Americans benefit from SSI and Social Security payments, and the Social Security Administration has released their 2022 payment schedule. Payment schedule, 2022. Social Security Administration. The maximum SSI payment a person can get is $841. SSI payments go out on ... MORE
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Social Security: Where is my statement?

Millions of Americans collect Social Security each month in retirement. This means it’s a good idea to keep tabs on any and all information regarding your benefits. The easiest place to find any information you might need is by checking your benefits ... MORE
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SSI: What counts as income?

SSI, or supplementary security insurance, is a program through the Social Security Administration that pays individuals with a low income a monthly check. SSI amounts are decided by whatever income or assets you already have. There are four types of income, according ... MORE
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Social Security: Starting your “My Social Security” online account

The Social Security Administration offers Americans an online service to help them manage their Social Security. This service will let you check any kind of Social Security business you may have with the SSA. This can include your retirement benefits or SSI, ... MORE
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Social Security: How to change your name on your card

Sometimes there are events in life that cause people to change their names, and they need to be sure their Social Security cards match their legal name. This is important for things like employment, tax purposes, and your identity. Reasons for legally ... MORE
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Social Security: Watch out for scammers saying your SSN or account has a “problem”

Some Americans feel stuck when they find that there is some sort of issue with their Social Security Number or account. A SSN is not only what people need to be able to use government programs and collect Social Security upon retirement, ... MORE
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Social Security: How to fix payment errors

70 million Americans collect Social Security benefits, which means there will be the occasional mistake. There are options available for those who feel they were shorted on their check. Underpayment in Social Security The Social Security Administration defines an underpayment in three ... MORE
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Social Security: What to do if yours is lost

It happens to the best of us, we lose our Social Security card. What do we do when that happens? The Social Security Administration has implemented an online system for requesting a lost card. Six states have not adopted the service for ... MORE
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Social Security limits and payment amounts for 2022

People that receive Social Security payments do so because they paid into the system while they worked. This determines how much you’ll earn before reaching the limit when you do retire. In 2022 there has been an increase in COLA by 5.9% ... MORE
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Social Security number for newborns

Social Security is a huge part of every American’s life in one way or another, and it starts when a newborn gets their new Social Security number. Welcoming a child into the world is one of the most exciting things for a ... MORE
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COLA: Social Security recipients need more money

Seniors who collect Social Security want an extra $200 with their monthly benefits as they fear the 5.9% COLA increase isn’t enough. The 5.9% increase is the largest increase in almost 40 years. The Social Security Administration announced the COLA increase in ... MORE
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SSI payment dates each month in 2022

SSI recipients want to know when their SSI payment dates are in 2022, especially with the COLA increase. SSI in a program run under the Social Security Administration, and help people over age 65, those who are blind and disabled, and people ... MORE
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Social Security recipients: 5 changes starting now

Yesterday was the first day of 2022, and already there are major changes happening for Social Security recipients. Over 70 million Americans collect Social Security benefits every month for retirement or disability. For people ages 65 and older, 9 out of every ... MORE