Darlynda Bogle, Assistant Deputy Commissioner

Social Security Informing You About Recent Scams

September 10, 2020 • By

The most effective way to defeat scammers is to know how to identify scams. You should just hang up on any call you’re uncertain of and ignore suspicious emails.  Scammers are always finding new ways to steal your money and personal information by exploiting your fears.

Continue reading "Social Security Informing You About Recent Scams" →


Tags: ,

A photo of a man using a laptop with a Scam email graphic being displayed on the monitor

Sign up for Medicare Part B Online, by Fax or Mail

August 6, 2020 • By

For many people, signing up for Medicare Part B doesn’t require you to leave the comfort of home.  Please visit our Medicare Part B webpage if:

Continue reading "Sign up for Medicare Part B Online, by Fax or Mail" →


Tags:

Senior woman working on laptop computer

Access My Social Security From Your Home

July 9, 2020 • By

With so many services available online through my Social Security, signing up for a secure account will help you conduct Social Security business from home. With your personal my Social Security account, you can:

Continue reading "Access My Social Security From Your Home" →


Tags: , ,

An older couple smiling and laughing while drinking coffee and using a laptop

Celebrating and Creating Independence with Social Security

July 2, 2020 • By

On July 4, we celebrate our nation’s independence.  For nearly 85 years, our programs have helped provide financial independence.  We continue to make it easier for you to access our programs and benefits.  Today, applying online is a convenient way to apply for benefits.

Continue reading "Celebrating and Creating Independence with Social Security" →


Tags: , ,

Houses with American flags hoisted on the front porches.

Things to Think About Before Applying for Disability Benefits  

June 11, 2020 • By

Social Security is with you throughout life’s journey. We’re here for you if the unexpected happens. We are there for you when you finally stop working as well. We provide vital financial support to tens of millions of American workers, primarily through retirement benefits. But we’re also there for you if the unexpected happens and […]

Continue reading "Things to Think About Before Applying for Disability Benefits  " →


Tags: ,

A woman in a classroom environment looking at a whiteboard while holding a dry erase marker

Social Security Honors Our Military Heroes

May 25, 2020 • By

On Memorial Day, our nation honors military service members who have given their lives for our country. Families, friends, and communities pause to remember the many great sacrifices of our military and ensure their legacy lives on in the freedoms we all enjoy. We recognize these heroes who, in President Lincoln’s words, “gave the last […]

Continue reading "Social Security Honors Our Military Heroes" →


Tags:

American Flags at in a graveyard in honor of Memorial Day

Update on Economic Impact Payments for Social Security and SSI Beneficiaries

May 22, 2020 • By

Beginning today, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) will issue Economic Impact Payments (EIP) to approximately 1.4 million SSI recipients with representative payees and 10.4 million Social Security beneficiaries with representative payees.

Continue reading "Update on Economic Impact Payments for Social Security and SSI Beneficiaries" →


Tags:

A photo of Darlynda Bogle

SSI Recipients: Act by May 5 to Get $500 Economic Impact Payment Now for Your Child

May 5, 2020 • By

Millions of Americans have already received their Economic Impact Payments. Many more will get theirs as the IRS continues to send payments. People who receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Veterans Affairs (VA) disability compensation and pension benefits will receive up to $1,200 automatically. However, some people in this group, those who did not file […]

Continue reading "SSI Recipients: Act by May 5 to Get $500 Economic Impact Payment Now for Your Child" →


Tags:

Financial Literacy Month, A Perfect Time to Plan for Your Future

April 30, 2020 • By

April is Financial Literacy Month, a month focused on educating people about the importance of planning for a secure financial future. Social Security is a vital part of any financial plan, and we have online tools to help you understand your potential Social Security benefits and how they fit into your financial plans.

Continue reading "Financial Literacy Month, A Perfect Time to Plan for Your Future" →


Tags:

A family smiling while putting loose change into a piggy bank
« Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 Next »