Self-Employment and Social Security

TDA Women's Pointed Toe Brush-off Patent Leather Evening Party Dress Sexy Stiletto shoesMany people enjoy the independence of owning and operating their own small business. If you’re a small business owner, you know that you have additional financial responsibilities when reporting your taxes. A part of this is paying into Social Security.  Continue reading

FacebookKenneth Cole REACTION Women's Cross Glow BootielinkedinThemost Women's Suede Leather Sheepskin Fur Lining Snow Boots Winter Walk Ankle Boot Bow Booties

Social Security Terms in Plain Language

Converse Women's Chuck Taylor All Star Ox Casual shoes

" "Some of the terms and acronyms (an abbreviation of the first letters of words in a phrase) people use when they talk about Social Security can be a little confusing. We’re here to help you understand all you need to know.

Social Security employees strive to explain benefits using easy-to-understand, plain language. In fact, The Plain Writing Act of 2010 requires federal agencies to communicate clearly in a way “the public can understand and use.” Continue reading

Facebooktwitterlinkedinmail

Scams Come In Many Different Forms

" "Social Security is at the forefront of keeping your online data secure, but you play a vital role in safeguarding your personal information too.

Scammers commonly target people who are looking for Social Security program and benefit information. You might receive an advertisement in the mail, but it could be from a private company or even a scammer. U.S. law prohibits people and businesses from using words or emblems that mislead others. Their advertising can’t lead people to believe that they represent, are somehow affiliated with, or endorsed or approved by Social Security or the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (Medicare).

If you receive misleading information about Social Security, send the complete advertisement, including the envelope it came in, to: Continue reading

Women Slip On Casual Flat Espadrilles shoes - Handmade Sole Comfy Silk Brocade 109twitterlinkedinNaturalizer Womens Jimi 2 Fashion Sneaker

W&P Spring light breathable mesh a couple of men and women in summer and autumn leisure shoes , 36

" "Scams have become an unfortunate part of doing business online or via phone. Many people have received a call or voicemail from someone warning them that their Social Security number or benefits are suspended due to suspicious activity. It’s an alarming scam and one we must help people identify so that they do not become the next victim.

We, at Social Security, are serious about protecting the information entrusted to us. In the past year, we’ve posted a series of blogs about how our beneficiaries can André Assous Womens Sindri Espadrille Sandal from scammers and what to do when they receive a call from someone pretending to be us. Continue reading

FacebooktwitterlinkedinWomen's Elegant Rivet Ankle Booties Pointed Toe Thin Heel Stiletto Sexy Side Zip Short Martin Boots

Social Security’s Definition of Disability

" "This month marks the 29th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, which was signed into law by President George H.W. Bush on July 26, 1990. Disability affects millions of Americans. It can inhibit peoples’ quality of life and their ability to earn a living. Social Security is here to help you and your family, but there are strict criteria for meeting the definition of disability. The definition of disability under Social Security is also different than it is for other programs. We do not pay benefits for partial or short-term disability. Continue reading

FacebookWomen Winter Mid Calf Boots,Flats Bowtie Round Toe Plush Fur Boots Fashion Warm Slip-On Snow BootiesRuffle Sandals Womens New Women's Wild Open Toe Summer Buckle Women's Thick Heel High Heels24 Hour Comfort FIC Sofia Women Adjustable Wide Width Step in Loafer (Nurse Style & Size Guide Available)

Women's shoes, Round Heads, Short Boots, European and American Boots, Martin Boots, Women's shoes.

" "We’re happy to announce that we’ve added South Carolina, Kansas, Tennessee, Alaska, Hawaii, and North Carolina to the growing list of areas where you can request a replacement Social Security card online. We now cover 40 states and the District of Columbia, and 86 percent of the U.S population may be eligible to use this service. So far, 2.3 million people have replaced their card by going online. La Bella Fashion Women's Lace Up Fold Over Two Way Mid Calf Patterned Cuff Black Boots

Women's Soft Material Pointed Closed Toe Low-Top Kitten-Heels BootstwitterBtrada Womens Mesh Wedges Sneakers High Heels Hollow Out Casual Sneaker Air Cushion Slip On Fitness shoesmail

Lifting Up the Voices of Social Security Beneficiaries

" "Elder Abuse is something most people don’t like to talk about. Yet, research shows that as many as two million elders are abused in the United States every year. With the help of our partners at Social Security, the National Center on Elder Abuse believes we can all find a solution to physical, emotional, sexual, financial, and neglectful abuse against the elderly.

The National Center on Elder Abuse provides the latest information, research, training, best practices, and resources on elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation. Our agency was first established by the U.S. Administration on Aging in 1988 as a national elder abuse resource center. Continue reading

MEIZOKEN Womens Fashion Buckle Strap Wedges Sandal Ladies Casual High Heel Platform Peep Toe Slide Sandalstwitterlinkedinmail

Spreading the News About ABLE Accounts in the Disability Community

Puddletons Women's Classic Double Strap Rain Boots, (Red, 6 B(M))

On December 19th, 2019, the Stephen Beck, Jr. Achieving a Better Life Experience Act (ABLE) will be five years old. Why are we excited? Because this five-year-old has influenced 41,000 people to open ABLE accounts that can earn tax-free income. Jessica Simpson Women's Thomson Sandal

FacebooktwitterMila Lady Tina D'Orsay Silky Hearty Ankle Strap Floral Pointy Toe Womans Fashion Flats,mail

Celebrating Independence Day

" "July 4th brings family and friends together, as well as neighbors, to celebrate that we’re all part of a community. Everyone pitches in, combining their resources — great food, music, and displays — to lift our spirits.

Social Security has been helping people maintain their independence for over 80 years. In that time, we’ve made it even easier for you to access the programs and benefits you might need. Today, applying online is a fast way to get those crucial benefits.

Here are some of the benefits you can apply for: Continue reading

Lian Old Beijing Cloth shoes Women's shoes National Wind Jacquard Cotton shoes Hanfu Embroidered shoestwitterlinkedinmail

Traveling? You Can Still Access Social Security Online Resources

" "Summer is officially here and you might be planning a vacation or trip. Social Security is here for you when you’re traveling, whether it’s just a state away or when you’re overseas.

Our online services page directs you to a wide variety of useful links. Through our online services, you can: Continue reading

Reinhar PrevailingMen's LED Sport shoes USB Charging Fashion Sneakerscolorful Glowing FlatZarbrina Womens Chunky Block High Heel Ankle Boots Fashion Retro Round Toe Rubber Sole Lace Up Short Plush Winter Warm Martin shoesCYBLING Women's Platform Sneakers Hidden Wedges Lace Up Side Zipper Faux Suede Ankle Bootiesmail