We understand that not everyone uses the same social media channels for sharing information. In this page, we highlight some of the messages we have shared with our Facebook fans and Pinterest followers.

 

Adriana: "Now we can meet Baby Boomers where they are, online.”

June 21, 2013

We asked our employees to share their thoughts on our online services, and this is what Adriana from Texas had to say, “I like that we offer an online retirement application.  Retirees now-a-days are very computer savvy and do a lot of business over the Internet. Now we can meet Baby Boomers where they are, online.” www.socialsecurity.gov/pgm/retirement.htm

 

 

Sign up for e-mails and SMS/Texts that notify you when a page is updated

June 19, 2013

Have you noticed the red envelope featured on a number of our webpages? By selecting it, you can sign up to receive free e-mails and/or SMS/texts that notify you when that particular page has been updated. Learn more at www.socialsecurity.gov/updates.

 

 

Access your Social Security information super-fast

June 14, 2013

What’s faster than a speeding bullet?

Checking your Social Security information online!

With a “my Social Security” account, you can access your Social Security information super-fast. Instantly see your Social Security Statement, get a benefit verification letter, check payment info, and change account info too. www.socialsecurity.gov/myaccount

 

 

Whether you’re at home or at the beach, you can do business with us

June 11, 2013

Whether you’re at home or at the beach, as long as you have an Internet connection, you can do business with us. Visit us at www.socialsecurity.gov/onlineservices.

 

 

You can apply online for disability benefits

June 07, 2013

You can apply online for disability benefits from the convenience of your home, or on any computer. There’s no need to wait for an appointment or make a trip to your local Social Security office. www.socialsecurity.gov/applyfordisability

 

 

Alketa's thoughts on "my Social Security"

June 04, 2013

We asked our employees to share their thoughts on our online service “my Social Security” and this is what Alketa from Connecticut had to say, “What I like about my Social Security is that the public has secure access to their earnings and benefit estimates at their fingertips as they plan for their future!” www.socialsecurity.gov/myaccount

 

 

You can apply online for Medicare benefits

June 03, 2013

You can apply online for Medicare benefits. Even if you are not ready to retire, you can still apply for Medicare Parts A and B. www.socialsecurity.gov/medicareonly