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January 11, 2018
Martin Luther King Day is about celebrating the memory of a man who dedicated his life to creating and fostering equal rights for African Americans. (Submitted photo)
Celebrating our nation's diversity
January 11, 2018 - 11:00am
January 3, 2018
Social Security has rolled out some new online features just in time for the start of 2018. (Submitted photo)
2018 is here!: Check out these new online features for 2018
January 3, 2018 - 2:00pm
December 28, 2017
Though Medicare and Medicaid may sound similar, and are both government-run health insurance programs, their users and benefits are very different. (Submitted photo)
Is it Medicare or Medicaid?
December 28, 2017 - 11:00am
December 22, 2017
A child needs a Social Security number to have a bank account, savings bonds, medical coverage, or to receive government services. The easiest way to get one is to apply as part of the birth registration process when they are born. (Submitted photo)
Social Security's gift to children is security
December 22, 2017 - 9:00am
December 15, 2017
Social Security disability benefits replace a portion of lost income when a worker becomes seriously disabled. You become eligible for Social Security benefits by working and paying FICA taxes. (Submitted photo)
Things to think about before applying for disability benefits
December 15, 2017 - 4:00pm
December 8, 2017
If a person calls you claiming to be from Social Security and asks for your personal information, hang up immediately. You are being scammed. (Submitted photo)
Is that phone call from Social Security?
December 8, 2017 - 2:00pm
December 2, 2017
From your first job and throughout your career, Social Security tracks your earnings and gives you credits for the contributions you’ve made through payroll taxes. Those credits can translate into important future benefits. (Submitted photo)
Five ways Social Security protects you and your family
December 2, 2017 - 1:30pm
November 24, 2017
The Benefit Eligibility Screening Tool (BEST) can help you find out if you might be eligible for retirement, disability, survivors, Supplemental Security Income, or Medicare benefits. (Submitted photo)
Social Security asks... how may we help you?
November 24, 2017 - 3:00pm
May 28, 2014
Disability program became part of SSA in 1954 amendment
May 28, 2014 - 6:00am
May 20, 2014
File for Social Security about 2 months ahead
May 20, 2014 - 12:00pm
May 13, 2014
Social Security: EAB is easiest way to get Social Security cards for newborns
May 13, 2014 - 3:00pm
May 6, 2014
Social Security has vital role in economic security after retiring
May 6, 2014 - 2:00pm
April 30, 2014
Social Security: New online accounts must go through identity verification
April 30, 2014 - 6:00am
April 25, 2014
Social Security: Basic SSI amounts the same, but actual payments may vary
April 25, 2014 - 7:00am
April 16, 2014
Social Security: Children do not need to live in same home to get Social Security benefits
April 16, 2014 - 6:00am